Medical Dictionary: Giant cell arteritis

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

Giant cell 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

More information on medical condition: Temporal arteritis:

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

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