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microscopic poliangeite

R Roque, A R Cravo, F Godinho, V Tavares, P Gon├žalves, J Canas da Silva
We describe the clinical case of 80 years, caucasian woman, with personal history of osteoporosis and chronic normochromic normocytic anemia (NN). She had a three month history of myalgias of the girdle, stiffness in the morning, exceeding 1 hour, associated with inflammatory arthralgia of the small joints of hands and feet. Complementary exams showed normocytic normochromic anemia with Hg 9.8 g/dL; ESR 44 mm/h; CRP 7 mg/dL. Given the profile suggestive of Polymyalgia Rheumatica started prednisolone 10 mg/day with favorable clinical response...
January 2010: Acta Reumatol├│gica Portuguesa
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