From Kussmaul to Kawasaki Thumbnail sketches in the history of vasculitis

Vasculitis has plagued human beings for thousands of years. Writings from antiquity, including those of Hippocrates, describe patients with maladies that strongly resemble vasculitis. However, modern recognition of this group of diseases emerged less than 150 years ago. In this edition of the Newsletter, we begin a two-part series on the history of vasculitis.

From John Hopkins, link to this article is here.

What I have to say: This is a very good basic look at the history of Vasculitis.


About Cyn Bagley

My life is a mixture of travel, jobs, and disease. You can find some of my novels on under the name Cyn Bagley.
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