Microscopic polyangiitis

What is Microscopic polyangiitis?

Systemic, nongranulomatous small-vessel vasculitis, associated with glomerulonephritis, pulmonary capillaritis, palpable purpura, and antineutrophil cytoplasmic autoantibodies.

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I just had blood/urine work at XXXXXXX Clinic. My MPA IgA was less than 7 and my MPA IgM was 25. My RNP antibody was 2.9. I was seeking a second opinion...

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? Multiple system atrophy (MSA) with auto-immune disorder(MPA)

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My daughter has microscopic polyangiitis and I want to know whether she needs to see a nephrologist or rheumatologist. It is of the kidneys. She...

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It will be better to consult a nephrologist. Some more investigations need to be done to find out the extent of disease in kidney.

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I just had blood/urine work at XXXXXXX Clinic. My MPA IgA was less than 7 and my MPA IgM was 25. My RNP antibody was 2.9. I was seeking a second...

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My daughter has microscopic polyangiitis and I want to know whether she needs to see a nephrologist or rheumatologist. It is of the kidneys. She...

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