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Multiple Pseudotumors in IgG4-Associated Multifocal Systemic Fibrosis

Hans J.J. van der Vliet, MD, PhD; and Roos M. Perenboom, MD, PhD
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From Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, 1081 HV Amsterdam, the Netherlands.


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Ann Intern Med. 2004;141(11):896-897. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-141-11-200412070-00033
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Figure 1.
Computed tomography scans.

Scans show the abdomen (A,D), thorax (E,E), and brain (C,F) with encasement of the right iliac artery (A); a tumor in the upper lobe of the right lung (B); and a tumor in the hypophysis area before (C) and during (D–F) steroid treatment. Scans taken during steroid treatment (ADBECFABCD–F) show tumor regression.

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Figure 2.
Response of serum IgG4 level during steroid treatment.

Dotted lines indicate normal range.

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