Medical Dictionary: Cranial arteritis


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Cranial arteritis: Another name for Temporal arteritis.
Cranial arteritis (condition): Inflamed head artery causing headache.

Cranial arteritis: Temporal arteritis (also called cranial or giant cell arteritis) is an inflammation of the temporal artery (which runs over the temple, beside the eye). 1

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1. excerpt from NINDS Vasculitis including Temporal Arteritis Information Page: NINDS

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