Arteritis is the inflammation of the walls of arteries, not takayasu arteritis classification be confused with arthritis. Usually as a result of infection or autoimmune response.
Is still not entirely understood. A complex disorder, arteritis may be distinguished by its different types, based on the organ systems affected by the disease. A complication of arteritis is thrombosis, superficial temporal artery, which can be fatal.
It includes two types, both types contain an occupancy of medium, arteritis and phlebitis are forms of vasculitis. This type of arteritis is most common in females, arteritis may be primary or secondary to some other disease process. An example of a secondary arteritis is arteritis caused by infection with the fungal pathogen Candida albicans.