An Unusual Association: Takayasu’s Arteritis and Tubulointerstitial Nephritis and Uveitis Syndrome
KeywordsLongitudinally extensive transverse myelitis, LETM, spinodural arteriovenous fistula, SDAF, artery of Adamkiewicz
The coexistence of two immune-mediated diseases in the same patient is unusual. Takayasu’s arteritis (TA), which is a chronic granulomatous vasculitis, was discovered in a 47-year-old woman followed for tubulointerstitial nephritis and uveitis syndrome (TINU syndrome). We present the first case of this association.
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