Temporal (Giant Cell) Arteritis 


Background

Pathophysiology

Diagnostics

Treatment

  1. Initial/Prep
  2. Medical/Pharmaceutical
  3. Surgical/Procedural
  4. Prevention

Disposition

  1. Can treat as outpt if minimal sx
  2. Severe sx or any question of eye involvement require admission for IV corticosteroids & STAT Ophthalmology consult