Polyarteritis Nodosa – Top USMLE Diseases

Polyarteritis Nodosa – Top USMLE Diseases

by Joseph Alpert, MD, Carlo Raj, MD

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 4
  • Duration 0:18 h
  • Quiz questions 11
  • Concept Pages 5

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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.


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