Vasculitis UK

West Bank House
Winster
Matlock
DE4 2DQ

Tel: (Helpline) 0300 365 0075, (General) 01629 650549

Web: www.vasculitis.org.uk

The aims of Vasculitis UK are:

  • To support those suffering from vasculitis diseases and their families by providing information and advice.
  • To inform and educate those with vasculitis about their illness so that they are empowered to take greater control of it.
  • To work with other organisations and medical professionals to improve the recognition, diagnosis and treatment of vasculitis diseases.
  • To raise awareness of vasculitis disease among medical professionals and the general population.
  • To enable vasculitis sufferers to contact others with vasculitis.
  • To encourage and support the formation and development of local vasculitis support groups.
  • To support research into the causes and effects of vasculitis and into improvements in the diagnosis of vasculitis and into treatment of people suffering from different types of vasculitis: 
  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (GPA) (previously Wegener's Granulomatosis (WG)), Giant Cell Arteritis - Temporal Arteritis (GCA), Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Polyangiits (EGPA) (previously Churg-Strauss Syndrome (CSS)), Polyarteritis Nodosa (PAN) and Microscopic Polyangiitis (MPA).

Last updated on 12/08/2014

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