Pronounced: VEGG-eh-nerz GRAN-u-luh-mah-TOE-sisEn Español (Spanish Version)
Wegener’s granulomatosis (WG) is a rare disease that causes the walls of blood vessels to become inflamed, a condition called vasculitis. This limits blood flow to tissues and can affect any organ. The outlook is good with proper treatment, but without it, WG is fatal.
Damage to Kidney Due to Decreased Blood Flow
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Last reviewedAugust 2013by Michael J. Fucci, DO; Brian Randall, MD
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