Abdominal pain as the initial presentation of Takayasu arteritis.


Abdominal pain is rarely described as a clinical manifestation of Takayasu arteritis, although abdominal vascular involvement is common in this disease. We report the case of a 20-year-old female with Takayasu arteritis who complained of chronic and intermittent abdominal pain. Computed tomographic angiography and ultrasonography were useful in evaluating… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10165-008-0075-7


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