Vasculitis: More About This Blood Vessel Disease
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Vasculitis refers to a group of diseases that induce inflammation in the blood vessels. It’s also known as arteritis or angiitis. It might weaken, stretch, widen, or constrict your blood vessels. They might completely shut down. Organ and tissue damage can occur when blood flow is restricted. Vasculitis can strike people of any age group. Some types affect blood vessels that supply or transport blood to specific organs, such as the skin, eyes, or brain..