Renal lesions in autoimmune pancreatitis: diffusion weighted magnetic resonance imaging for assessing response to corticosteroid therapy.

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CONTEXT Autoimmune pancreatitis is a rare disorder characterized by the systemic deposition of IgG4 plasma cells. Extrapancreatic manifestations of autoimmune pancreatitis depend on the site of plasma cell deposition. The most common extrapancreatic site of involvement is the bile duct followed by the retroperitoneum and kidneys. CASE REPORT We report a… (More)
DOI: 10.6092/1590-8577/1400

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