Atypical manifestations of pancreatitis with autoimmune phenomenon in an adolescent female.

@article{Fukumori2005AtypicalMO,
  title={Atypical manifestations of pancreatitis with autoimmune phenomenon in an adolescent female.},
  author={Kazuta Fukumori and Satoshi Shakado and Toshihiko Miyahara and Kunitaka Fukuizumi and Ryosuke Takemoto and Hidehiro Nishi and Hironori Sakai and Toru Muranaka and Michio Sata},
  journal={Internal medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={44 8},
  pages={886-91}
}
We report a case of an adolescent girl with atypical manifestations of pancreatitis with autoimmune phenomenon presenting with epigastralgia and back pain. While no abnormalities were detected on computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging, apart from the absence of peripancreatic spread, laboratory and serological findings, such as hypergammaglobulinemia, a high titer of immunoglobulin G, a high titer of immunoglobulin G4, slight positivity for antinuclear antibodies, and positivity for… CONTINUE READING

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