What is the role of ultrasonography in the workup of Takayasu arteritis?

Updated: Nov 14, 2018
  • Author: Jefferson R Roberts, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Color Doppler ultrasonography provides details of the vascular wall, lumen, and flow and is a useful tool for screening and follow-up, particularly for carotid and subclavian arteries.


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