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Document type:
Case Reports; Journal Article; Review; Review 
Author(s):
Hauenstein, E; Frank, H; Bauer, JS; Schneider, KT; Fischer, T 
Title:
Takayasu's arteritis in pregnancy: review of literature and discussion. 
Abstract:
Abstract Takayasu's arteritis (TA) is a rare inflammatory disease of the arteries that affects women of childbearing age. The optimal management for pregnant patients with this disease has not yet been defined. The course of disease seems to be neither affected nor worsened by pregnancy. We could not find reported maternal deaths directly related to pregnancy. However, many authors report maternal as well as fetal unfavorable events in the course of pregnancy. We describe a 25-year-old primigrav...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Perinat Med 
Year:
2010 
Journal volume:
38 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
55-62 
Language:
eng 
Fulltext / DOI:
Print-ISSN:
0300-5577 
TUM Institution:
Fachgebiet Nephrologie (Prof. Heemann); Fachgebiet Perinatalmedizin und Perinatalphysiologie (Prof. Schneider)