Wegener's granulomatosis occurring in siblings

Br J Rheumatol. 1991 Apr;30(2):144-5. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/30.2.144.

Abstract

A brother and sister sibling pair with Wegener's granulomatosis (WG) are described. Previous reports of familial WG are reviewed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Antibodies / analysis
  • Female
  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis / genetics*
  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis / immunology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Neutrophils / immunology

Substances

  • Antibodies