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How come I have temporal arteritis, but nobody else in the family has it?

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Dr. Gamal Boutros
Neurology
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In brief: Not infection

Temporal arteritis is not infection or genetic, it is autoimmune treated with steroids, can have other body symptoms than headache in polymyalgia---can threaten vision--see your doctor.

In brief: Not infection

Temporal arteritis is not infection or genetic, it is autoimmune treated with steroids, can have other body symptoms than headache in polymyalgia---can threaten vision--see your doctor.
Dr. Gamal Boutros
Dr. Gamal Boutros
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