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Systemic diseases

Edited by Helen Foster and Paul A. Brogan

in Paediatric Rheumatology

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2012 | ISBN: 9780199592630
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191740855 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199592630.003.0004

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Systemic diseases

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Vasculitis The classification of paediatric vasculitis - The epidemiology of paediatric vasculitis - The investigation of primary systemic vasculitis - The standard treatment of childhood vasculitis - Henoch–Schönlein purpura - Kawasaki disease - The anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitides - Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) - Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa (cPAN) - Takayasu arteritis - Behçet's disease - Central nervous system vasculitis in children - Other vasculitides - Vasculitis mimics: non-inflammatory vasculopathies - Juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus JSLE: epidemiology and aetiology - JSLE: clinical features and diagnostic criteria - Assessment of the child with JSLE and monitoring of disease activity - JSLE: approach to management - JSLE: renal involvement - Neonatal lupus syndrome - B-cell-targeted therapies for systemic lupus erythematosus - British Isles Lupus Assessment Group (BILAG) 2004 Index - SLEDAI 2000 Disease Activity Index - SLICC/ACR Damage Index (paediatric) - Connective tissue diseases Scleroderma - Juvenile dermatomyositis - Overlap syndromes - Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) - Paediatric uveitis - Autoinflammatory diseases and immunodeficiency Periodic fever syndromes/autoinflammatory disease - Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis - Sarcoidosis - Macrophage activation syndrome - Primary immunodeficiency and rheumatological disease - Other Systemic diseases Mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS) and mucolipidoses (ML) - Chromosomal abnormalities and associated musculoskeletal morbidity - Arthritis and other musculoskeletal features associated with cystic fibrosis - Inflammatory bowel disease and musculoskeletal features

Chapter.  43264 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics ; Rheumatology

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