Otitis Media with ANCA-associated Vasculitis: A New Concept and the Associated Criteria


A previously healthy 77-year-old Japanese man presented with a 2-week history of daily fevers peaking at 38°C, chills, hearing loss, and almost 10 kg of unintentional weight loss over 2 months. Pure tone audiometry showed mixed conductive-sensorineural hearing loss: right, 63.6 dB, left, 80.0 dB. Blood tests after admission showed a high myeloperoxidase… (More)
DOI: 10.2169/internalmedicine.8704-16


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