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Table 1 Classification of Systemic Vasculitides according to Vessel size [27]

From: Cerebral involvement in systemic vasculitides

Large
 – Giant cell arteriitis (GCA)
 – Takayasu-Arteriitis (TA)
Medium
 – Polyarteriitis nodosa (PAN)
 – Kawasaki-Disease (KD)
Small (with ANCA)
 – Granulomatous with polyangiitis (GPA)
 – Microscopic polyangiitis (MPA)
 – Eosinophilic granuomatous with polyangiitis (EGPA)
Small (with immunocomplexes)
 – Cryoglobulinemic vasculitis (CV)
 – Behçet-Syndrome (BD)
 – Collagene vascular disease (SLE, MCTD, SS)