Localised Wegener’s granulomatosis — a difficult and delayed diagnosis

Clinical report and literature review
  • A. M. O. Bakheit
  • P. O. Behan
Brief Report


A case of localised Wegener’s granulomatosis presenting with central nervous system symptoms and signs is described. The difficulties of early diagnosis are highlighted and the diagnosic criteria of the disease are discussed.


Vasculitis Renal Involvement Sphenoid Sinus Granulomatous Lesion Open Lung Biopsy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. M. O. Bakheit
    • 1
  • P. O. Behan
    • 1
  1. 1.Glasgow University Department of Neurology, Institute of Neurological SciencesSouthern General HospitalGlasgow

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