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Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener's)

Other Names for this Disease
  • Midline granulomatosis
  • Wegener granulomatosis
  • WG
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  • My aunt has Wegener's. When she was out camping she got bitten by a spider and was never the same. It took a few years for them to diagnose her. They had tested her for Wegener's and it came back negative. How is that possible that it came back negative and suddenly now it's positive? How much longer will I be able to be with her? Click here for answer

  • My husband has been diagnosed with Wegener's granulomatosis. How might this condition be treated? How can I learn about research involving this condition? Click here for answer