Cogan’s Syndrome

March 2013 Cogan’s syndrome (CS) is the combination of hearing loss, vertigo, and inflammation in the eyes of uncertain cause, which can be associated with a large-, more often than more »


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Update: The new, 2012 Revised International Chapel Hill Consensus Conference Nomenclature of Vasculitides

January 2013 By Eric L. Matteson, MD, MPH, Mayo Clinic The new nomenclature for the various forms of systemic vasculitis has just been released. This system of naming vasculitis is more »


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Five Tools to Cope with Invisible Illness

January 2013 By Lisa Copen “You look so good! You can’t be as bad as you say. You look perfectly healthy.” “You think you have fatigue? Try working full time more »


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Farewell to House

January 2012 Raising awareness of vasculitis takes many forms and for the past eight years, the VF has had assistance from House, M.D., an American television medical drama that debuted on the Fox network on more »


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Nutrition and Vasculitis

January 2013 By Aimee Shea, MPH, RD, CSO, LDN, Outpatient Oncology Dietitian, NC Cancer Hospital  Most people diagnosed with vasculitis will likely agree – nutrition is complicated.  Both the symptoms more »


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