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Braun, Gerald S.; Horster, Sophia; Wagner, Katrin S.; Ihrler, Stephan; Schmid, Holger (2007): Cryoglobulinaemic vasculitis: classification and clinical and therapeutic aspects. In: Postgraduate Medical Journal, Vol. 83, Nr. 976: S. 87-94
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Cryoglobulinaemia may cause cutaneous vasculitis and glomerulonephritis, potentially leading to end stage renal failure. An important proportion of cryoglobulinaemias are secondary to hepatitis C virus infection. Emerging antiviral treatment options offer a chance for causal therapy of these cases of cryoglobulinaemia. This review summarises the classification and clinical and therapeutic aspects of cryoglobulinaemic vasculitis and glomerulonephritis.