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Giant Cell Arteritis/Temporal Arteritis

Giant cell arteritis (GCA) also known as temporal arteritis, is an inflammatory condition of the blood vessels and can present with headache, jaw claudication, scalp tenderness or other more vague symptoms.

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This page was last updated at 3:24PM on June 16, 2014. This information is reviewed and edited by Giant Cell Arteritis/Temporal Arteritis.