Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 100%

You can score 4 marks from this Chapter for remembering clinical presentations. This chapter will have overlap with Pathology too.

Question Pattern

The questions focus on characteristic Clinical Features & Lab findings of the different vasculitis syndromes, mentioned below.

Treatment was not much of a focus.

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Polyarteritis nodosa – Clinical features & Diagnosis
  • MC vessel involved in Takayasu
  • Wegener’s granulomatosis
  • Churg-Strauss syndrome
  • ANCA
  • Behcet’s syndrome – overview
  • Small vessel vasculitis – Examples
  • Kawasaki’s – Clinical Features

Suggested Revision

  • Connective tissue disorders which can cause vasculitis
  • Granulomatosis with polyangiitis – Overview
  • Giant cell arteritis
  • Takayasu – Clinical Features
  • Granulomatous vasculitis
  • Hypersensitivity vasculitis

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