Granulomatosis With Polyangiitis Presenting as Prostatitis: An Uncommon Scenario

Joseph Chan, Mauro Braun, Hossam Elzawawy, Mariana Berho, Jacobo Kirsch


Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (GPA) formerly known as Wegener’s Granulomatosis is an ANCA associated small vessel vasculitis that commonly involves the pulmonary and renal system. The lower urogenital tract is rarely affected. We present a patient who developed prostatitis initially and later manifested itself with multi-systemic involvement from GPA.



Granulomatosis with Polyangitis; Wegener's granulomatosis; Prostatitis

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