For many patients with vasculitis, dealing with pain can be a debilitating, relentless struggle. In this video, Dr. Tanaz Kermani, gives an overview of the way that neuropathy and vasculitis are connected. She covers evaluation and diagnosis, treatment, and recovery/management of pain.
In the second part of this webinar we learn firsthand how patient, Charlie Grainger, has experienced chronic neuropathy with his vasculitis. He talks about various ways to manage the pain, including a recent implant of a spinal cord stimulator. Webinar host, Kathy Olevsky, shares her particular challenge as a martial artist dealing with neuropathy that accompanied her diagnosis.
Also, Dr. Kermani answers some of the excellent questions submitted by patients.