Published in Cancer Weekly, June 3rd, 2003
According to published research from the United States, "The clinical presentation of new onset headache, temporal artery tenderness, and elevated inflammatory markers is classical for giant cell arteritis (GCA).
"We describe a patient who presented with clinical features of GCA, but was found to have isolated necrotizing arteritis of the temporal artery in the setting of acute myeloid leukemia," wrote K.J. Warrington and colleagues, Mayo Clinic & Mayo Foundation, Division of Rheumatology.
The researchers concluded: "This report emphasizes that if the...
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