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Can vasculitis be cured? Does it go away?

Can vasculitis be cured? Does it go away?

Yes: It depends on the type of vasculitis. Certain vasculitis are more responsive to therapy than others. Mots patients require several years of therapy however the immunosuppression is lowered over time and patients are able to come off their immuno suppressive drugs. ...Read more

Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Vasculitis (Definition)

Vasculitis is a medical term for inflammation of the blood vessels. There are many different types of vasculitis, often categorized by what size ...Read more


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How to cure vasculitis?

Hard to cure: Vasculitis or arteritis can be associated with many conditions. If collagen vascular, like lupus, medication may control, if giant cell arteritis, such as temporal arteritis, steroids might totally reverse. In most other cases, chronic treatment with medication over years is necessary. Since most of these disorders are autoimmune, success may be on the horizon in some cases. ...Read more

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What's the expert opinion, could there ever be a cure for vasculitis?

Maybe: The problem is there are many different types of vasculitis and the causes of each may not be the same. ...Read more

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I have recently been daignosed with vasculitis. Lumps occur on my body any time. I want to know about the disease and its cure. Can it be cured?

Possible PAN: You need to speak with the doctor treating you. Have you seen a rheumatologist? It may be what is classically called pan. It can be controlled but not cured. ...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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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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I think I have vasculitis rash on my legs, it's been two weeks now, when will this go away?

I think I have vasculitis rash on my legs, it's been two weeks now, when will this go away?

Depends on type: The specific diagnosis will define the therapy. We treat different types of cutaneous vasculitis differently if this is due to a drug - medication you stop the medication. If it is due to a virus depends on the type. If it is related to a systemic syndrome that depends on the diagnosis. Each person needs individual evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Joram Seggev
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Angiitis (Definition)

Angiitis is a term that means inflammation of either a blood vessel ...Read more