An unusual presentation of polyarteritis Nodosa - a case report


Bulbuloglu E. , Kantarceken B., Yuksel M., Ciralik H., Sahinkanat T., Kale I. T.

WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.55, no.1, pp.56-59, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1590/s0043-31442006000100013
  • Title of Journal : WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.56-59

Abstract

Polyarteritis nodosa with gallbladder involvement is a rare condition. Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease is also a rare condition and rarely complicated We describe an extremely rare case of Polyarteritis nodosa, involving gallblader and ureter without obstruction, in a patient with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. To the best of the authors' knowledge, such a case has not been reported previously.