Takayasu's arteritis--report of a case with masquerading jaw pain.

Abstract

Takayasu's arteritis (TA) often referred to as pulseless disease, is a chronic inflammatory disorder affecting the aorta and its main branches. While the first reported case was documented in Japan in 1908, it does occur worldwide, but is more prevalent in young oriental females from China and Southeast Asia. The main complications of the disease are due to… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.oooo.2014.03.008

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