The Cryoglobulinemia Vasculitis Organization (CVO)

The mission of CVO is to champion advocacy programs regarding the care, treatment, research, diagnosis AND the use of service dogs for those suffering from cryoglobulinemia and associated conditions. CVO was established to unite patients and the medical community in managing and drawing attention to cryoglobulinemia, a rare blood disease that…...

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PEXIVAS

PEXIVAS: An International Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial Assessing Plasma Exchange and Steroid Dosing in the Treatment of Severe Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasm Antibody (ANCA) Associated Vasculitis Introduction: The PEXIVAS study is the largest clinical trial ever to be conducted for vasculitis. The study will study 500 patients with ANCA-associated vasculitis with granulomatosis…...

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Longitudinal Protocol for Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener’s) and Microscopic Polyangiitis

5505: Longitudinal Protocol for Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener’s) and Microscopic Polyangiitis Status: Recruiting Summary: Vasculitis Clinical Research Consortium 5505: In the longitudinal studies, clinical and laboratory information will be collected on patients with vasculitis to study the disease over an extended period of time. The data from the longitudinal studies…...

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Longitudinal Protocol for Polyarteritis Nodosa

Vasculitis Clinical Research Consortium 5504: Longitudinal Protocol for Polyarteritis Nodosa Status: Recruiting Summary: In the longitudinal studies, clinical and laboratory information will be collected on patients with vasculitis to study the disease over an extended period of time. The data from the longitudinal studies will be used by scientists to…...

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VCRC Genetic Repository One-Time DNA Study

Vasculitis Clinical Research Consortium 5510: Churg-Strauss syndrome (CSS), giant cell arteritis (GCA), microscopic polyangiitis (MPA), polyarteritis nodosa (PAN), Takayasu’s arteritis (TAK), and Wegener’s granulomatosis (WG) Background The purpose of this study is to identify genes that increase the risk of developing vasculitis, a group of severe diseases that feature inflammation of blood vessels.…...

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