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How does a vascular surgeon check you for vaculitis?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 52 years experience
Wrong doc for this: You are much better off seeing a rheumatologist for this problem. I have never met a vascular surgeon who treat systemic vasculitis. The diagnosis is based on characteristic findings seen on arteriography or biopsy.

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