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Systemic Vasculitis

Systemic Vasculitis - How to prevent?

Systemic Vasculitis - Causes and Risk Factors

In most cases, the cause is unknown. A combination of factors may put a person at risk of developing systemic vasculitis:

  • Other autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus may be risk factors
  • Systemic vasculitis can develop as a reaction to certain drugs
  • Systemic vasculitis can also develop as a result of infection such as hepatitis B, hepatitis C, human immunodeficiency virus or some infections caused by bacteria

Systemic Vasculitis - Preparing for surgery

Systemic Vasculitis - Post-surgery care

Systemic Vasculitis - Other Information