What are the most common causes of death in patients with granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA)?

Updated: Oct 09, 2019
  • Author: Christopher L Tracy, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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The most common causes of death in GPA are as follows:

  • Infection
  • Respiratory and renal failure
  • Malignancy
  • Cardiovascular events

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