American Thoracic Society Information

The American Thoracic Society (ATS) has excellent information on various breathing issues and lung issues.  This is a valuable resource for patients who have been diagnosed with Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA/Wegener’s), Eosinophillic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss syndrome), Polyarteritis nodosa and Microscopic polyangiitis.  This information is offered in English and Spanish....

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Vasculitis Terms A – Z

The following article was excerpted from The Johns Hopkins University Vasculitis Center. ANCA:  Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies.  The abbreviation is pronounced just like the last name of the singer, Paul Anka.  These antibodies are found in patients with some forms of vasculitis, particularly Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA/Wegener’s), microscopic polyangiitis, and the Eosinophilic granulomatosis…...

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YouTube Education Videos

The Vasculitis Foundation is committed to providing the most current information on diagnosis, treatment and research efforts. The YouTube VF Education Channel features presentations, interviews and webinars by vasculitis experts defining vasculitis and explaining diagnostic procedures, treatment options and the latest in research efforts. The 2013 VF Symposium Presentations  …...

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Vasculitis United Kingdom

Formerly the Stuart Strange Vasculitis Trust, the Vasculitis UK membership consists of a national network of support groups, helping the Trust to achieve its aims, offering support to sufferers, their families and friends both at home and abroad.  Visit their website....

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Vasculitis Foundation Canada

Vasculitis Foundation Canada is a not-for-profit Canadian Corporation. It evolved in 2008 from Wegener’s Granulomatosis Support Group of Canada which was established in 1998. This group is made up of patients, families and care-givers for 15 vasculidities. Our main purpose of patient support extends into avenues such as education and…...

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