Non-specific aorto-arteritis (Takayasu's disease) in children.

  title={Non-specific aorto-arteritis (Takayasu's disease) in children.},
  author={Sanjiv Sharma and Mira Rajani and Savitri Devi Shrivastava and Upendra Kaul and T Kamalakar and Kewal Krishan Talwar and Anita Saxena},
  journal={The British journal of radiology},
  volume={64 764},
Digital subtraction panaorto-arteriography was performed in 32 consecutive children (21 females, mean age 10.8 years) with non-specific aorto-arteritis to assess digital subtraction angiography (DSA) in imaging these children and to study the patterns of involvement in the Indian sub-continent. Diagnostic quality DSA images were obtained in 21 out of 27 intravenous and nine out of 11 intra-arterial studies. Obstructive lesions were present in all the patients and commonly involved the abdominal… CONTINUE READING

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