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Familial giant cell arteritis
  1. Sohan Singh Hayreh
  1. The University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
  1. Correspondence to Mr Sohan Singh Hayreh; sohan-hayreh{at}


This is a case report of ‘familial giant cell arteritis’ in three siblings from northwest India. This is the first case report of ‘familial giant cell arteritis’ in a non-Caucasian family.

  • musculoskeletal and joint disorders
  • general practice / family medicine
  • genetics
  • rheumatology
  • vasculitis

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  • Contributors I am the sole author.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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