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Churg-Strauss Syndrome (Allergic Angiitis)

Widespread necrotizing angiitis with granulomas. Pulmonary involvement is frequent. Asthma or other respiratory infection may precede evidence of vasculitis. Eosinophilia and lung involvement differentiate this disease from POLYARTERITIS NODOSA.
Also Known As:
Allergic Angiitis; Syndrome, Churg-Strauss; Vasculitis, Churg Strauss; Allergic Angiitides; Allergic Granulomatous Angiitides; Angiitides, Allergic; Angiitides, Allergic Granulomatous; Angiitis, Allergic; Churg Strauss Syndrome; Churg-Strauss Vasculitis; Granulomatous Angiitides, Allergic; Granulomatous Angiitis, Allergic; Allergic Granulomatous Angiitis; Angiitis, Allergic Granulomatous; Vasculitis, Churg-Strauss
Networked: 742 relevant articles (29 outcomes, 21 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Vasculitis (Vasculitides)
2. Wegener Granulomatosis (Wegener's Granulomatosis)
3. Microscopic Polyangiitis
4. Polyarteritis Nodosa (Periarteritis Nodosa)
5. Systemic Vasculitis

Experts

1. Guillevin, Loïc: 23 articles (08/2014 - 02/2002)
2. Pagnoux, Christian: 16 articles (02/2014 - 04/2003)
3. Gross, W L: 13 articles (09/2009 - 03/2000)
4. Mouthon, Luc: 12 articles (05/2014 - 11/2003)
5. Gross, Wolfgang L: 12 articles (05/2013 - 05/2002)
6. Hellmich, B: 10 articles (11/2012 - 07/2003)
7. Moosig, Frank: 9 articles (08/2014 - 06/2008)
8. Guillevin, L: 9 articles (07/2011 - 04/2001)
9. Csernok, Elena: 8 articles (08/2014 - 05/2002)
10. Mahr, Alfred: 7 articles (01/2014 - 11/2003)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Churg-Strauss Syndrome:
1. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan)FDA LinkGeneric
2. Interferon-alpha (Interferon Alfa)FDA Link
3. Immunoglobulins (Immunoglobulin)IBA
4. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids)IBA
5. Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibodies (ANCA)IBA
6. Prednisolone (Predate)FDA LinkGeneric
7. Azathioprine (Imuran)FDA LinkGeneric
8. Granulomatous allergic angiitisIBA
9. rituximab (Mabthera)FDA Link
10. Prednisone (Sone)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Remission Induction
2. Plasmapheresis
3. Plasma Exchange
4. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
5. Kampo Medicine (Kampo)