Polyarteritis Nodosa – Top USMLE Diseases

Polyarteritis Nodosa – Top USMLE Diseases

by Joseph Alpert, MD, Carlo Raj, MD, Stephen Holt, MD, MS

Polyarteritis nodosa is one of the connective tissue diseases affecting the blood vessels. Systemic necrosis of the medium and small sized arteries is the main pathological process leading to neurological, renal, dermatological and GI symptoms. Polyarteritis nodosa usually spares the lungs and is negative for ANCA.

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  • Videos 6
  • Duration 0:29 h
  • Quiz questions 16
  • Concept Pages 6

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Your Educators of course Polyarteritis Nodosa – Top USMLE Diseases

 Joseph Alpert, MD

Joseph Alpert, MD

Dr. Joseph Alpert is the Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine, Director of Coronary Care and Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation at the University of Arizona (UA) College of Medicine, USA.
He obtained his Medical Degree cum laude from Harvard Medical School in 1969. Currently, he is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Association of Professors of Medicine, and Editor-in-Chief of The American Journal of Medicine.
Due to his achievements, he earned the Gifted Teacher Award from the American College of Cardiology in 2004.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Alpert teaches courses on Cardiology and the Cardiac System.

 Carlo Raj, MD

Carlo Raj, MD

Dr. Carlo Raj is a Physician and Lecturer at Becker’s Healthcare, in Illinois, USA, and the CEO and founder of Indus Intellect Virtual MedEd, a medical education consulting company.
He obtained his MD from Medical University of the Americas (MUA) and is an international lecturer and public speaker.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Raj teaches courses on Pathology.

 Stephen Holt, MD, MS

Stephen Holt, MD, MS

Dr. Stephen Holt is the Associate Program Director for Ambulatory Education in the Primary Care Program at the Yale School of Medicine in Connecticut, USA.
He obtained his PhD from Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons in 2004. Currently, he is Director of the Addiction Recovery Clinic and Codirector of Clinician Educator Distinctions Pathway at Yale School of Medicine.
Because of his achievements, he earned the Faculty Teacher of the Year award from the Yale Primary Care Residency Program in 2009 and 2017.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Holt teaches courses on Physical Examination, Dermatology, and Rheumatology.


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excellent
By Cerys C. on 26. January 2021 for Polyarteritis Nodosa vs. Erythema Nodosum

The way the cases are worked through is really good. explaining each differential is something not many people do and works really well