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What is best vasculitis treatment?

What is best vasculitis treatment?

Varies by type: The treatment depends on the type of vasculitis. There are several. For some forms of vasculitis, no treatment is necessary. Other forms are life-threatening and require immunosuppressive medications. ...Read more

Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
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Ayurveda (Definition)

Ayurveda programs follow the ancient Hindu science of medicine, and offer a holistic approach to health with the goal to help people live long, healthy, and well-balanced lives. The programs focus on the three basic energy types (doshas) found in every person, and work ...Read more


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What is a treatment for vasculitis?

What is a treatment for vasculitis?

Steriods: Vasculitis is a general term for a group of uncommon diseases that feature inflammation of the blood vessels. Treatment is directed toward decreasing the inflammation of the blood vessels and improving the function of affected organs. The most common treatment is with steroids - like prednisone. Other medications that can reduce the body's immune reponse can also be effective. ...Read more

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Which treatment works the best and fastest for vasculitis?

Which treatment works the best and fastest for vasculitis?

Depends: Vasculitis is a generic term for vascular wall inflammation. The causes of it are multiple and each cause has its own best/fastest treatment. If you know the cause, let us know it too. That way we can suggest what's best in that case. ...Read more

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Is the treatment of vasculitis requires frequent blood tests?

Is the treatment of vasculitis requires frequent blood tests?

Often: Systemic vasculitis is often severe and life-threatening. It requires aggressive therapy with medications that themselves can have significant side effects. Both the disease and the meds used to treat it require frequent monitoring with blood tests and other types of tests. ...Read more

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Is uticarial vasculitis a life long condition? What's the best treatment?

Probably: Vasculitis can go into remission and can flare up. The treatment is dependent on the underlying autoimmune disease. An experienced immunologist and/or rheumatologist should be able to help. ...Read more

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What is a treatment of petechiae caused by sjogren's syndrome and vasculitis? Does it go away without any treatment?

Petechiae: These are tiny bruises and will go away on their own. The more important question is whether the underlying disease is being adequately treated. Discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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With moderately severe cryofibrinogenemia that requires treatment, what type of specialist is the best to consult for this disease? Is it considered to be a form of vasculitis?

It depends: Cryofibrinogenemia can be primary, or secondary to another illness. If it's primary, it's a blood disorder and increases your chance of lymphoma, so you should see a hematologist/oncologist at some point. It can also be due to a rheumatologic illness (eg lupus, rhuematoid arthritis) and either way, it has symptoms like vasculitis, so a rheumtologist should also be on your team. ...Read more

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What is treatment of lividoid vasculitis?

Keep open: Treatment is directed toward keeping the blood vessels open with blood thinners or rx to increase circulation. Livedoid vasculopathy is a skin condition usually found in young to middle aged women. Blood vessels become plugged, usually in the lower extremities, and ulcerations can develop. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of vasculitis?

Depends: Depends on how extensive the vasculitis is and what parts of body are affected. Would recommend seeing a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for cutaneous vasculitis?

What is the best treatment for cutaneous vasculitis?

There is no: There is no "one" best therapy. Therapy depends on the cause of the vasculitis! you need to touch base with a rheumatologist. Best! ...Read more

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How will my vasculitis and treatment affect my family and friends?

It shouldn't: This is not an infection so tne treatment should not have any effect on others. ...Read more

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Can lecocytoklastic vasculitis get cure after longterm treatment?

Yes: This is a type of inflammation in the skin and usually can be treated with certain medicine talk to your specialist ...Read more

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Can lividoid vasculitis get compleatly cure after long treatment?

Yes it can: A vascular medicine physician can perform treatment to get rid of livido vascularis. ...Read more

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My son is diagnosed with vasculitis what is treatment and for how long?

My son is diagnosed with vasculitis what is treatment and for how long?

many types and caus: Vasculitis is basically an inflammation of the blood vessels. There are many different causes and of course many different types of treatment. Your physician should tell you it is due to artery or vein disease and of course what is the underlying cause. Treatment may range from steroids to nsaids (advil) to compression to observation. ...Read more

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Does a +p-ANCA in a pt with SLE mean they automatically have vasculitis or just that they are at risk for it? Wat are the implications for treatment

Maynot mean anything: That depends on the clinical and other lab. Usually we don't see anything for him people with SLE, and if it's there it may not be related to the pathogenesis of SLE or of the diagnosis may not be SLE. Rarely I guess that you could have a overlap syndrome ...Read more

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Can remicade (infliximab) treatment cause vasculitis? My neice on remicade (infliximab) for moderate to severe crohn disease. Suddenly developed l pain leg. Tests showed vascu

Rare side effect0.41: Out of 80088 patints who were treated with ramicade, 329 patients reported vasculitis, that is 0.41% of patints treated with ramicade for different conditions. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for rheumatoid skin vasculitis of the leg. The patient has leg edema due to prolonged RA and is trying conception.?

Need more informatio: This needs more clarification. What is your medication now. What are you taking for the RA. How was the Vasculitis diagnosis made? The RA may not be the cause of the vasculitis. Since you are planning conception. This is a topic to discuss with your physician ...Read more

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Is small blood vessel vasculitis associated with skin or cutanious cancers? What is the best treatment strategy?

Is small blood vessel vasculitis associated with skin or cutanious cancers? What is the best treatment strategy?

No: It is associated with reqction to infection or drug reaction. Find cause if possible with history and blood test. Treat with topical stereos and oral steroids or Colchicine if extensive. ...Read more

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In vasculitis treatment, what is treatment with Cellcept intended to improve? (ie joint/muscle pain, GI issues, lessen blood in urine, petechia etc)

In vasculitis treatment, what is treatment with Cellcept intended to improve? (ie joint/muscle pain, GI issues, lessen blood in urine, petechia etc)

Cellcept: Is given as an immunosuppressive, it's mainly given post transplant, kidney, heart, etc. To help prevent rejection of the transplanted organ by the active immune system of the recepient. Its use in other autoimmune conditions as vasculitis is along the same principle: suppress the active immune system so it won't attack its own, (self) tissues, hence all the symptoms would improve, best wishes ...Read more

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What are treatments for leukocytoclastic vasculitis?

What are treatments for leukocytoclastic vasculitis?

Depends: If it is just skin, topical steroids may work. Other times if serious, systemic steroids, methotrexate, Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide) or even Dapsone or thalidomide are useful, very rarely. ...Read more

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Are ther any new treatments for Uticarian Vasculitis with related Asthma?

Vasculitis: Vasculitis is an inflammation of the lining of the vascular system, which is entirely different than classic urticaria. This is treated differently than typical urticaria, as well, and is usually managed by a rheumatologist whereas classic hives are treated by an allergist. ...Read more

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Ulcer biopsy is done & report is vasculitis & tretment is pentoxifyllin, aspirin, colchicine & ana, colordopler report normal what is it?

Get a second opinion: Vasculitis may be the trivial inflammation in the bed of a stomach ulcer or cancer sore, or a deadly systemic disease that's life-threatening. You have a right to know exactly what this is, and heads-up -- the vasculitis workup only begins with biopsy, and must be done right, or your life is in the balance. ...Read more

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What other treatments are there for cerebral vasculitis other than steroids. Condition's related to full brain radiation 35 years ago. My sister's 56 years old & has shown improvement with weaning steroids. However, her health's like a rooller coaster. L

Cerebral: Cerebral vasculitis is an inflammatory condition of the blood vessels that supply the brain. It is a rare and complicated condition that can resemble other diseases (including systemic vasculitis, infections, connective tissue diseases, or strokes). There are also several different flavors of vasculitis that affect the blood supply to the brain. Diagnosis is difficult and involves angiography (in which a catheter is inserted in an artery in the upper limb or the lower limb, threaded up to the arteries of the neck and used to inject contrast liquid to reveal the smaller blood vessels in the brain using x rays). In many cases, brain biopsy is also needed. Steroids and Cyclophosphamide (a powerful immune suppressing drug) are most often used to treat cerebral vasculitis. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of seminal vasiculitis. How long it takes to cure.?

Depends on the cause: Of inflammation. Most cases of inflammation of seminal vesicles are associated with inflammation of epididymus are commonly due to sexually transmitted infections. Chlamydia and gonorrhea are usual causes. The medication and duration of treatment would depend on the sensitivity profile of the organisms in your area. Please see your doctor asap and see this site for information.
http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. ...Read more

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Ayurvedic treatment for gout?

Ayurvedic treatment for gout?

Healthy diet: Vegetables especially celery are key parts of the diet. Also, fruits, nuts, and berries are beneficial. Avoid red meats, shellfish, and restrict dairy. Lifestyles changes such as exercise and reducing obesity are also important. Smoking and alcohol are forbidden. ...Read more

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Ayurvedic treatment for behcets syndrome?

Ayurvedic treatment for behcets syndrome?

No: There is no clinical evidence that this approach has any value for behcet's. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for Ayurvedic glaucoma?

What is the treatment for Ayurvedic glaucoma?

Iridotomy: Ayurvedia is an ancient form of health promotion from the indian tradition. I am guessing you are thinking of acute glaucoma for which which the treatment is iridotomy. If you have any form of glaucoma you need to be seen and followed by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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How good Ayurvedic treatment in hepatitis b case?

How good Ayurvedic treatment in hepatitis b case?

Not: Ayurvedic treatment not good for anything. It useless. It based on primitive superstitions & fallacies without a lick of scientific evidence. The only people who benefit from ayurvedic medicine the worried well for whom it placebo, and the practitioners who only too happy to relieve their clients of hard-earned cash. ...Read more

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Ayurvedic treatment for von hippel lindau disease?

Questionable: Others might disagree, and certainly ayurvedic treatment can be used along with other things if it makes you feel better, but I would concentrate on traditional treatments and diagnoses for this very serious syndrome ...Read more

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Which treatment is best for spondylitis - Ayurvedic or allopathy?

Rheumatology: If you have diffuse inflammation of the spine, I highly recommend rheumatology consultation. They have strong drugs for inflammation that can often cure or decrease the severity of the disease. ...Read more

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Which is the preferred Ayurvedic treatment for prostate enlargement?

Which is the preferred Ayurvedic treatment for prostate enlargement?

Ayurveda: Although I have little experience with this, it appears that gokshura, gudochi and shilajith are the recommended therapies for an enlarged prostate. Make sure not to diagnose yourself. There are other non-prescription supplements that are effective at managing BPH once you are sure that is your diagnosis. ...Read more

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Could you recommend a herbal/ayurvedic treatment for recurring cough?

Persistent cough: Persistent coughs may be from acid reflux. It is often silent other than the cough. You can try raising the head of the bed at night, and reducing acid causing foods. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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What is the effectiveness of Ayurveda in treatment of neurodegenerative disease?

When talking about..: ...Treatments, "alternative" really means "effectiveness not demonstrated" - either never tested, or tested and not found to work. The herb promoted for cognitive health, withania somnifera, does seem to have some effect in animal models, but has not been well-tested in humans, so the answer is, we don't really know. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about the best Ayurvedic medicine for treatment of hyper acidity?

See below: The ayurvedic medicine is mostly practiced in india and I do have have much knowledge about it. I therefore cannot answer this question satisfactorily. ...Read more

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I'm facing problem of piles and I think its in initial stage. Pl suggest Ayurvedic treatment?

Try aescin: Horse chestnut seed has been shown to be effective. Prevention of the causes, usually constipation is also beneficial. For that: adequate h2o, gymnema, fiber, aloe. Check with your local health food store. ...Read more

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I've been an acute pancreatits patient for about 4yrs now. I would like to know if there is any permanent remedy thru Ayurvedic treatment? The problem is so severe that I had internal bleedin 3times.

I've been an acute pancreatits patient for about 4yrs now. I would like to know if there is any permanent remedy thru Ayurvedic treatment? The problem is so severe that I had internal bleedin 3times.

Worth trying: Pancreatitis can be a serious & debilitating condition & western medicine has limited approaches for prevention. Ayurvedic treatment may be quite helpful though may not always offer a permanent cure. Classical homeopathy is another treatment that can help- there are many case reports of homeopathy curing recurrent pancreatitis. It would be reasonable to try both Ayurveda & homeopathy. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the Ayurvedic l treatment for hyperopia?

What is the Ayurvedic l treatment for hyperopia?

Hyperopia treatment: Glasses, contact lenses, laser eye surgery, phakic intraocular lens implants, clear lens extraction. ...Read more

Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Vasculitis (Definition)

A medical term for inflammation of the blood vessels. Many different types of vasculitis exist, often categorized by what size ...Read more


Dr. Joram Seggev
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Angiitis (Definition)

Angiitis = Inflammation ...Read more