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Wegener Granulomatosis (cont.)

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Wegener granulomatosis, WG, Wegener's granulomatosis, Wegener's disease, Wegener disease, limited Wegener granulomatosis, limited WG, limited Wegener's granulomatosis, systemic vasculitis, vasculitis, systemic necrotizing angiitis, necrotizing granulomatous inflammation of the respiratory tract, necrotizing glomerulonephritis, rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis, RPGN, necrotizing granulomatous pulmonary inflammation, alveolar capillaritis, glomerulonephritis, GN, pauci-immune complex, pauci-immune glomerulonephritis, ELK classification, autoimmune disorder, kidney transplant, sinusitis, sinus infection, sinus pain, runny nose, bloody nose, nosebleed, nose bleed, nasal sores, ear infections, cough, coughing up blood, shortness of breath, chest pain

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Wegener granulomatosis (WG) is a multisystem disease characterized by necrotizing granuloma of the upper and lower respiratory tracts, disseminated vasculitis, and glomerulonephritis.

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