Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Symptoms, Treatment, and Life Expectancy Topic Guide

Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis: Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA) is a rare disease characterized by granulomas and inflamed blood vessels in affected tissues. Possible symptoms include sinusitis, runny nose, ear infections, cough, chest, muscle, and joint pain, fever, loss of appetite, and conjunctivitis. Medication is incorporated into treatment with the goal of bringing about remission.

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