Wegener's granulomatosis

What is Wegener's granulomatosis?

Wegener;'s granulomatous is a granulomatous condition characterised by granulomas in upper and lower respiratory tract and in the kidney. The exact cause of this disease is not known.

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hello I have wegeners granulomatosis disease. They tell me that my breathing capacity at best is 46%. I have now been diagnsed with Hurthles cancer...

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Wegeners granulomatosis affects all the arteries of the body decreasing the lung perfusion thus reducing the total...

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hi dr, i am a little concerned as my results from a ct scan showed 3 x 2mm nodules in my left lung, arterialised liver lesion and a bulky uterus....

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I understand the you would be concerned, most persons would be and in some cases may think that it means that...

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I'm a 40 year old male, 6ft 4in male, weight is in proportion to height. No significant past history except I take Lisinopril for hypertension...

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1. The only diseases in which both the sinuses and the prostate may be involved are Wegener's...

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I was hospitalized with chest pain and pneumonia with a quarter size lesion on my right lung. First a bronchoscopy was performed and I was told my...

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I have Wagners Disease ( kidney ) and lately I have a metal taste in my mouth and also have pains in my knees and shoulder

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My son, Md. Shawkat Ali is suffering from"Rheumatology : WEGENER'S GRANULOMATOSIS since about quite few years. I am interested to know if you...

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hi dr, i am a little concerned as my results from a ct scan showed 3 x 2mm nodules in my left lung, arterialised liver lesion and a bulky uterus ....

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