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국한성에서 진행된 전신성 Wegener 육아종 1 예

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 A Case of Protracted Wegener`s Granulomatosis Which is Progress to Generalized Form 
 이찬희  ;  이주용  ;  송준현  ;  이지수  ;  박종석  ;  이수곤  ;  신동환  ;  진윤미 
 Korean Journal of Medicine (대한내과학회지), Vol.52(4) : 559-564, 1997 
Journal Title
 Korean Journal of Medicine (대한내과학회지) 
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Wegener's granulomatosis is a necrotizing and granulomatous vasculitis which involves upper and lower respiratory tract, kidney and skin. The patient who have the protracted Wegener's granulomatosis live a long peroid without major organ imvolvement, In mild cases, the progression is slow and may not need systemic cyclophosphamide treatment. Some cases, however, demonstrate renal involvement and may result in renal failure and death if adequate treatment is not provided. We experienced a case of protracted Wegener's granulomatosis that was a new concept and has not been reported !n Korea. The diagnosis was confirmed by clinical finding and histopathologic features of tiasue biopsy. This case represents a protracted Wegener's granulomatosis with paranasal sinusitis, rhinitis and skin purpura and progress to a gener alized form with kidney involvement after 6years. Treatment with oral cyclophosphamide, steroid and sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprime result improvement of skin, nasal symptom and labratory parameters.
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1. College of Medicine (의과대학) > Dept. of Internal Medicine (내과학교실) > 1. Journal Papers
Yonsei Authors
Lee, Soo Kon(이수곤)
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