PMID: 41491Oct 1, 1979

Takayasu's arteritis as a differential diagnosis of systemic juvenile chronic arthritis

Archives of Disease in Childhood
E Rossor


After a series of throat infections an 8-year-old girl presented with fever and limb pain, initially diagnosed as juvenile chronic arthritis. Persistent symptoms led to further investigations when she was shown to have an arteritis affecting her aorta.


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