Relationship between pancreatic and/or extrapancreatic lesions and serum IgG and IgG4 levels in IgG4-related diseases.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE We aimed to investigate the relationship between the number of involved organs or regions and serum immunoglobulin G (IgG) and immunoglobulin G4 (IgG4) levels. METHODS The number of pancreatic and/or extrapancreatic lesions and serum IgG and IgG4 levels were examined by groups in 46 patients with IgG4-related diseases at diagnosis prior to the… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1751-2980.2012.00583.x

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