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A Burmese unit of length equivalent to 3.2004 meters.
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Multifocal dural enhancement associated with temporal arteritis.
Temporal arteritis is a cardiovascular condition and its underlying causes should be addressed.
No increased frequency of malignant neoplasms in polymyalgia rheumatica and temporal arteritis.
Further, the man also used a search engine to research the medicine Morton prescribed him for temporal arteritis and second-guessed the treatment.
A TEMPORAL arteritis is inflammation in the wall of the temporal artery, which runs outside the skull past the temple.
We believe that an in-home ESR system could be beneficial in monitoring the progression of various conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, temporal arteritis, and potentially certain malignancies, and in monitoring the effectiveness of treatment.
A group of 47 patients, 33 with polymyalgia rheumatica, 10 with temporal arteritis, and 4 with both conditions, were followed prospectively for up to 3 years.
Macrophages contain 92-kd gelatinase (MMP-9) at the site of degenerated internal elastic lamina in temporal arteritis.
Possible neurologic causes of scalp itching include postherpetic neuralgia, temporal arteritis, or herpes zoster.
Other possible causes include systemic infection (meningitis, encephalitis), stroke, subarachnoid hemorrhage, systemic disorders (thyroid disease, hypertension, pheochromocytoma), temporal arteritis, traumatic head injury, or serious ophthalmologic and otolaryngologic causes.
PMR maybe dangerous, because 15%-20% of PMR patients also have temporal arteritis, inflammation of an artery near the temple that can be associated with vision loss.
It is also called temporal arteritis, as it often affects the arteries near the temples, although it can involve arteries in just about any part of the body.