Classification, presentation, and initial treatment of Wegener's granulomatosis in childhood Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
  • Societies, Medical

abstract

  • The EULAR/PRES criteria minimally improved diagnostic sensitivity and specificity for WG among a narrow spectrum of children with AAVs. Diagnostic delays may result from poor characterization of childhood WG. Initial therapy varied considerably among participating centers.

authors

publication date

  • November 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/art.24876

PubMed ID

  • 19877069

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3413

end page

  • 24

volume

  • 60

number

  • 11