Retraction. Increased serum vascular endothelial growth factor level in Churg-Strauss syndrome.

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BACKGROUND Churg-Strauss syndrome (CSS) is a rare form of systemic vasculitis occurring in patients with asthma and hypereosinophilia. For optimal treatment, prompt distinction of CSS from asthma is necessary; however, there are few serologic screening markers for this purpose. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), a vascular permeability factor, has… (More)

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@article{Mitsuyama2006RetractionIS, title={Retraction. Increased serum vascular endothelial growth factor level in Churg-Strauss syndrome.}, author={Hideo Mitsuyama and Wataru Matsuyama and Jun Iwakawa and Ikkou Higashimoto and Masaki Watanabe and Mitsuhiro Osame and Kimiyoshi Arimura}, journal={Chest}, year={2006}, volume={134 4}, pages={893} }