Rev Med Interne 2021 Mar 13. Epub 2021 Mar 13.
Service de médecine interne, Centre de référence maladies auto-immunes et systémiques rares d'Ile de France, Hôpital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP), 27, rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, Paris, France; Université de Paris, 75006 Paris, France. Electronic address:
Introduction: Headache, visual disturbances and shoulder and hip girdle pain are frequent symptoms of consultation and the diagnosis of giant cell arteritis (GCA) can be evoked in these situations. However, GCA is a rare disease, and the management modalities of a clinical suspicion of GCA are poorly described, which warranted this study.
Methods: This is a survey evaluating the management of a suspected case of GCA. Read More