Vasculitis in children

Pediatr Clin North Am. 2005 Apr;52(2):547-75, vii. doi: 10.1016/j.pcl.2005.01.006.


This article provides a general overview of vasculitis, situations in which the diagnosis should be considered, diagnostic methods, and therapeutic considerations. Details and treatments unique to specific vasculitides are also reviewed.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Humans
  • Vasculitis / classification
  • Vasculitis / diagnosis*
  • Vasculitis / physiopathology