Search tips
Search criteria 


Logo of jrsocmedLink to Publisher's site
J R Soc Med. 1989 January; 82(1): 51–52.
PMCID: PMC1291969

Giant cell arteritis presenting as limb claudication.

Full text

Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (749K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Links to PubMed are also available for Selected References.

Images in this article

Click on the image to see a larger version.

Selected References

These references are in PubMed. This may not be the complete list of references from this article.
  • Huston KA, Hunder GG, Lie JT, Kennedy RH, Elveback LR. Temporal arteritis: a 25-year epidemiologic, clinical, and pathologic study. Ann Intern Med. 1978 Feb;88(2):162–167. [PubMed]
  • Klein RG, Hunder GG, Stanson AW, Sheps SG. Large artery involvement in giant cell (temporal) arteritis. Ann Intern Med. 1975 Dec;83(6):806–812. [PubMed]
  • Ostberg G. An arteritis with special reference to polymyalgia arteritica. Acta Pathol Microbiol Scand Suppl. 1973;237(Suppl):1–59. [PubMed]
  • Greene GM, Lain D, Sherwin RM, Wilson JE, McManus BM. Giant cell arteritis of the legs. Clinical isolation of severe disease with gangrene and amputations. Am J Med. 1986 Oct;81(4):727–733. [PubMed]
  • Fauci AS, Haynes B, Katz P. The spectrum of vasculitis: clinical, pathologic, immunologic and therapeutic considerations. Ann Intern Med. 1978 Nov;89(5 Pt 1):660–676. [PubMed]
  • Perruquet JL, Davis DE, Harrington TM. Aortic arch arteritis in the elderly. An important manifestation of giant cell arteritis. Arch Intern Med. 1986 Feb;146(2):289–291. [PubMed]
  • Rubinow A, Brandt KD, Cohen AS, Sack B. Iatrogenic morbidity accompanying suppression of temporal arteritis by adrenal corticosteroids. Ann Ophthalmol. 1984 Mar;16(3):258–265. [PubMed]
  • De Silva M, Hazleman BL. Azathioprine in giant cell arteritis/polymyalgia rheumatica: a double-blind study. Ann Rheum Dis. 1986 Feb;45(2):136–138. [PMC free article] [PubMed]

Articles from Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine are provided here courtesy of Royal Society of Medicine Press