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Vasculitis Foundation

The Vasculitis Foundation is the international organization for patients with vasculitis, their families, friends and the health care professionals who care for them.

Kim’s Story

My name is Kim. After being diagnosed with vasculitis, I was strongly discouraged from trying to start a family but in April 2009 I became pregnant. I couldn’t have asked more »


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Mark’s Story

My name is Mark. In July 2008, when I was 41, I started to get some jaw line pain that went to my ear. I then started to get severe head more »


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Meet Dr. Paul Monach, Director, Boston University Vasculitis Center

Dr. Paul Monach starts the New Year with a new job. After four years treating patients at the Boston University Vasculitis Center, he assumes its directorship this month from long-time more »


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Meet the Researcher: Peter A. Merkel, MD, MPH

In January, Dr. Peter Merkel became the head of the division of adult rheumatology at one of the world’s leading academic medical centers, the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. It more »


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