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ANCA-associated vasculitis: diagnosis and treatment in the elderly.
  1. R. Parry,
  2. S. Sherwin,
  3. V. Fletcher,
  4. P. Medcalf
  1. Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, UK.


    We report the successful treatment of three patients with ANCA-associated vasculitis aged 79, 80, and 80 years. We also review other published reports of treatment in the elderly and discuss complications of treatment with emphasis on elderly patients.

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