temporal arteritis

Question

what is temporal arteritis, its causes, effects, treatment, ect, ect.

Answer

Hi Priscilla,

there is no way to answer all of these questions in the Ask the Expert format.  However, I suggest that you go to the Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center website and read more there.

Joan Bathon, M.D.

About Joan Bathon, M.D.

Dr. Bathon was a Co-Deputy Director of the Division of Rheumatology at Hopkins Bayview. She was also the founder and director of the Hopkins Arthritis Center.