The significance of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody in microscopic polyangitis and classic polyarteritis nodosa


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Bakkaloglu A., Ozen S., Baskin E., Besbas N., Gur-Guven A., Kasapcopur O. , ...More

ARCHIVES OF DISEASE IN CHILDHOOD, vol.85, no.5, pp.427-430, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 85 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1136/adc.85.5.427
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF DISEASE IN CHILDHOOD
  • Page Numbers: pp.427-430
  • Keywords: microscopic polyarteritis, classic polyarteritis, ANCA, CHURG-STRAUSS-SYNDROME, AUTOANTIBODIES, CLASSIFICATION, VASCULITIDES, NOMENCLATURE, SPECTRUM

Abstract

Aims-To describe the distribution and features of classic polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) and microscopic polyarteritis (MPA) and the importance of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA) in childhood PAN.