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Reduced aortic elastic properties in a child with Takayasu arteritis: case report and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16044277     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
CONCLUSION: In patients with Takayasu arteritis, non-invasive quantification of reduced aortic elastic properties can help to assess aortic involvement, and possibly to follow disease activity and vascular response to therapy.
Daniela Baumgartner; Michaela Sailer-Höck; Christian Baumgartner; Thomas Trieb; Heiner Maurer; Michael Schirmer; Lothar-Bernd Zimmerhackl; Jörg-Ingolf Stein
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review     Date:  2005-07-26
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of pediatrics     Volume:  164     ISSN:  0340-6199     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Pediatr.     Publication Date:  2005 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-10-19     Completed Date:  2006-07-10     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7603873     Medline TA:  Eur J Pediatr     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  685-90     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Paediatric Cardiology, Department of Paediatrics, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria.
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MeSH Terms
Abdominal Pain / etiology
Aorta / drug effects,  pathology*,  physiopathology
Azathioprine / therapeutic use
Fever / etiology
Glucocorticoids / therapeutic use
Immunosuppressive Agents / therapeutic use
Magnetic Resonance Angiography
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Prednisolone / therapeutic use
Takayasu Arteritis / complications,  diagnosis*,  drug therapy
Treatment Outcome
Ventricular Function, Left / drug effects
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Glucocorticoids; 0/Immunosuppressive Agents; 446-86-6/Azathioprine; 50-24-8/Prednisolone

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