[Takayasu's arteritis: new diagnostic tools and treatment].
Medicine F, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.Harefuah 12/2010; 149(12):798-802, 810.
Takayasu's arteritis (TA) is a chronic inflammatory disease, nvolving large blood vessels, such as the aorta and its major branches and the pulmonary arteries. TA is more prevalent in Asia, affecting young adults. This review strives to increase awareness of TA clinical presentation, new diagnostic tools and modern therapeutic options.
Data provided are for informational purposes only. Although carefully collected, accuracy cannot be guaranteed. The impact factor represents a rough estimation of the journal's impact factor and does not reflect the actual current impact factor. Publisher conditions are provided by RoMEO. Differing provisions from the publisher's actual policy or licence agreement may be applicable.