Diagnosis - Nephrology & Dialysis

Wegener's granulomatosis

Wegener's granulomatosis is an rare disorder that results in inflammation of the blood vessels, which in turn restricts blood flow to different organs. Generally Wegener's granulomatosis affects your kidneys, lungs and upper respiratory tract. The limited blood flow to the organs can cause severe damage. In addition to reddened blood vessels, Wegener's granulomatosis produces a form of inflammatory tissue known as a granuloma. Granulomas can demolish regular tissue. Early analysis and treatment of Wegener's granulomatosis can result in a full revitalization.

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  • HELIOS Hospital Berlin Buch

    HELIOS Hospital Berlin Buch

    The new HELIOS Hospital in Berlin-Buch, one of the largest new hospital complexes in Europe was opened in July 2007. With 1.100 hospital beds and 26 medical departments the new campusis state-of-the-art, maximum care hospital that provides the highest levels of medical care and comfort.

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