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Volume 2012, Article ID 523218, 3 pages
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Case Report

Late Onset Takayasu Arteritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis

1Department of Internal Medicine, Ikazia Hospital, Montessoriweg 1, 3083 AN Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2Department of Surgery, Ikazia Hospital, Montessoriweg 1, 3083 AN Rotterdam, The Netherlands
3Department of Radiology, Ikazia Hospital, Montessoriweg 1, 3083 AN Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Received 22 April 2012; Accepted 29 May 2012

Academic Editor: Kenneth C. Kalunian

Copyright © 2012 K. E. Verweij et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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