Historical perspectives

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Vasculitis was recognized as a distinct clinical entity about 150 years ago. While the causes of the vasculitides were unknown to the early describers and, indeed, the causes of many remain uncertain, the pathogenesis of several types has become more clearly elucidated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInflammatory Diseases of Blood Vessels
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9780824746599
ISBN (Print)9780824703844
StatePublished - Jan 1 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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