Questions to Ask Your Doctor About EGPA

Whether you are trying to find a diagnosis of your symptoms or have questions about the management of your EGPA, making notes before your visit, as well as taking along a trusted family member or friend, can help you through an appointment with your doctor.

  • Do you think my symptoms could be caused by EGPA?
  • What tests would I need to get a diagnosis of EGPA?
  • Should I see a specialist? Can you make a referral?
  • What will happen if I’m not treated for the inflammation?
  • How often should my kidney function be tested?
  • For treatment, what medications will I take and for how long?
  • What are the potential side effects of treatment? How will you monitor me?
  • What is my chance of recurrence after I achieve remission?
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Reviewed and approved by the American Lung Association Scientific and Medical Editorial Review Panel.

Page last updated: October 23, 2020

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