Granulomatosis With Poyangitis

Wegeners

Etiology

  • Small-to-medium vessel vasculitis

Symptoms

  • Vasculitis→ recurrent/progressive nasal congestion, cough, f, c, wheezing, hemoptysis
  • Lab evidence glomerulonepthritis
  • Often delays in dx as rx for more common infxn/inflam processes
  • Peripheral neuroapthy related weakness, nubmness

Physical Exam Findings

  • Ulcer
  • Mucosal erythema
  • Nasal septum perf
  • Peripheral neuropathy related: decreased distal sensation, weakness, diminished reflexes

Tests

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