Treatment of small vessel primary CNS vasculitis in children: an open-label cohort study.

@article{Hutchinson2010TreatmentOS,
  title={Treatment of small vessel primary CNS vasculitis in children: an open-label cohort study.},
  author={Clare Hutchinson and Jorina M Elbers and William Halliday and Helen Branson and Suzanne Laughlin and Derek G. Armstrong and Cynthia E. Hawkins and Robyn Westmacott and Susanne M. Benseler},
  journal={The Lancet. Neurology},
  year={2010},
  volume={9 11},
  pages={1078-84}
}
BACKGROUND There is no treatment protocol or standardised documentation of neurological outcome for patients with small vessel childhood primary angiitis of the CNS, a rare inflammatory brain disease. We aimed to assess a treatment regimen and describe long-term neurological outcomes in a cohort of children with this disorder. METHODS We did a single-centre open-label cohort study in children with small vessel childhood primary angiitis of the CNS who were less than 18 years old at diagnosis… CONTINUE READING

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