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Sources Used in Current Review

(Reviewed 2014 April 1). Vasculitis. MedlinePlus. Available online at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/vasculitis.html through http://www.nlm.nih.gov. Accessed on 6/07/15.

(2014 September 23). Vasculitis. National Heart Lung and Blood Institute. Available online at http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/vas/ through http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov. Accessed on 6/07/15.

(2014 September 23). How is vasculitis diagnosed? National Heart Lung and Blood Institute. Available online at http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/vas/diagnosis through http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov. Accessed on 6/07/15.

(© 2015). Symptoms of vasculitis. The Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center Available online at http://www.hopkinsvasculitis.org/vasculitis/symptoms-vasculitis/ through http://www.hopkinsvasculitis.org. Accessed on 6/07/15.

Gota, C. (2013 May, Reviewed). Overview of vasculitis. Merck Manual for Healthcare Professionals. Available online at http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/musculoskeletal-and-connective-tissue-disorders/vasculitis/overview-of-vasculitis through http://www.merckmanuals.com. Accessed on 6/07/15.

Mayo Clinic Staff (2014 October 8, Updated). Vasculitis. Available online at http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/vasculitis/basics/definition/con-20026049 through http://www.mayoclinic.org. Accessed on 6/07/15.

(© 2015). Vasculitis. Central Manchester and Manchester Children's University Hospitals, Department of Immunology. Available online at http://www.cmft.nhs.uk/info-for-health-professionals/laboratory-medicine/immunology/clinical-conditions-covered-by-the-immunology-department/vasculitis through http://www.cmft.nhs.uk. Accessed on 6/07/15.

Mayo Clinic Staff. (2012 December 19). Wegener's granulomatosis. Mayo Clinic. Available online at http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/wegeners-granulomatosis/basics/symptoms/con-20028113 through http://www.mayoclinic.org. Accessed on 6/10/15.

Hypersensitivity Vasculitis: Background, Pathophysiology, Epidemiology. Patel, M et al. Medscape. Available online at http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1083719-overview through http://emedicine.medscape.com. Accessed August 2015.

A Practical Approach to the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Management of Cutaneous Small-vessel Vasculitis. Megan R. Goeser; Valerie Laniosz; David A. Wetter. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2014;15(4):299-306.

Sources Used in Previous Reviews

MedlinePlus.Vasculitis. Available online at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/vasculitis.html. Accessed February 2011.

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute. Vasculitis. Available online at http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/dci/Diseases/vas/vas_whatis.html through http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov. Accessed February 2011.

The Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center. Available online at http://vasculitis.med.jhu.edu/. Accessed February 2011. 

The Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center. Symptoms of Vasculitis. Available online at http://www.hopkinsvasculitis.org/vasculitis/symptoms-vasculitis/ through http://www.hopkinsvasculitis.org. Accessed February 2011.

Gota, C. (Updated 2008 May). Introduction: Vasculitis. Merck Manual for Healthcare Professionals [On-line information]. Available online at http://www.merck.com/mmpe/sec04/ch033/ch033a.html through http://www.merck.com. Accessed February 2011.

Mayo Clinic Staff (2009 October 10). Vasculitis [On-line information]. Available online at http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/vasculitis/DS00513/METHOD=print through http://www.mayoclinic.com. Accessed February 2011.

Central Manchester and Manchester Children's University Hospitals, Department of Immunology. Vasculitis. Available online at http://www.cmft.nhs.uk/directorates/labmedicine/departments/immunology/Vasculitis.asp through http://www.cmft.nhs.uk. Accessed February 2011.

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