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The signs and symptoms of vasculitis can be very vague, generalized, and non-specific. This is because of the complexity and variability of the different types of vasculitic diseases. It is also important to realize that vasculitis, as a whole, is a rare condition compared to other common conditions that may also cause similar signs and symptoms.
It may be safe to say that most of the signs and symptoms related to vasculitis are caused because the inflammation of the blood vessels results in impaired or complete lack of blood flow to the specific organ(s) supplied by the affected blood vessels. For example:
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