About Vasculitis

All About Vasculitis Disease & the Types of Vasculitis

PeopleDo you already have vasculitis or are you suspected of having vasculitis? Does someone you know have vasculitis?

Here you can read about the basics of the individual vasculitis diseases, including diagnosis, treatment and the affects. These have been written in plain language by medical professionals who are experts in the field of diagnosing and treating vasculitis.

For the newly diagnosed patient our "Understanding Vasculitis Factsheet" will be a starting point for you, your family, friends and colleagues to learn about the basics of vasculitis. You can download the factsheet at:

The individual vasculitis diseases are covered in detail: see Individual Diseases. Each page can be downloaded as a PDF. The PDF link will be found at the end of each page.

For doctors, other medical professionals and students, our Professionals pages offer a quick guide to all the primary systemic vasculitis diseases.

There is immediate access to the latest published Guidelines for the treatment of Adults with ANCA associated vasculitis, and Guidelines for the treatment of Paediatric vasculitis - see Guidelines. Also included in the professionals pages are relevant information, summaries of published papers on each topic or disease.

If you find information here that is incorrect or misleading or out of date, please contact us.

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News

BSR 2018 - a retrospective view

11 May 2018

A retrospective view of the British Society of Rheumatolgy Spring Conference 2018

Vasculitis UK AGM and General Meeting April 2018

11 May 2018

May is Vasculitis Awareness Month

29 Apr 2018

May is Vasculitis Awareness Month

Events

Coffee and a chat in Bristol

24 May 2018

Edinburgh Marathon

27 May 2018

"Brutal" challenge for Georgia

Long-distance cycling for VUK

28 May 2018

Colin Cole is cycling across Britain.

Wing Walk for VUK

03 Jun 2018

Daring walk in memory of Elizabeth

Leicester Vasculitis Support Group Meeting

09 Jun 2018

Copyright © 2018 Vasculitis UK. All Rights Reserved. Whilst we make every effort to keep up to date, any information that is provided by Vasculitis UK should not be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the opinion of your GP or other qualified medical professional before starting any new treatment, or making changes to existing treatment.
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