Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Terminology | Microscopic (histologic) description | Microscopic (histologic) images
Cite this page: Pernick N. Orbit and optic nerve: granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener's) of orbit. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeorbitwegener.html. Accessed February 23rd, 2020.
Definition / general
- May present initially or secondarily in orbit
- Name changed in 2011 (J Am Soc Nephrol 2011;22:587)
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Multiple confluent granulomas, vasculitis with thrombosis and tissue necrosis