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Systemic polyarteritis nodosa

Disease definition

Systemic polyarteritis nodosa (PAN; see this term) is a chronic systemic necrotizingvasculitis of adults and childrenaffecting small- and medium-sized vessels and characterized by formation of microaneurysms leading to serious generalized disease and multi-organ involvement.


  • Synonym(s):
    • Systemic PAN
    • Systemic periarteritis nodosa
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: M30.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0031036
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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