Distribution of arterial lesions in Takayasu's arteritis and giant cell arteritis.

  title={Distribution of arterial lesions in Takayasu's arteritis and giant cell arteritis.},
  author={Peter C Grayson and Kathleen M Maksimowicz-McKinnon and Tiffany M Clark and Gunnar Gudni Tomasson and David Cuthbertson and Simon Carette and Nader Khalidi and Carol A Langford and Paul Monach and Philip Seo and Kenneth J. Warrington and Steven Ytterberg and Gary S. Hoffman and Peter A. Merkel},
  journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases},
  volume={71 8},
OBJECTIVES To compare patterns of arteriographic lesions of the aorta and primary branches in patients with Takayasu's arteritis (TAK) and giant cell arteritis (GCA). METHODS Patients were selected from two North American cohorts of TAK and GCA. The frequency of arteriographic lesions was calculated for 15 large arteries. Cluster analysis was used to derive patterns of arterial disease in TAK versus GCA and in patients categorised by age at disease onset. Using latent class analysis, computer… CONTINUE READING
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