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Successful treatment of IgG-4 related sclerosing disease with rituximab: a novel case report

1, 2, 3


  1. Department of Pediatrics, University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, Florida, USA.
  2. The Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, NY, USA.
  3. The Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo; and Department of Pediatrics, University at Buffalo, NY, USA.

2015 Vol.33, N°4
PI 0549, PF 0550
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PMID: 25897489 [PubMed]

Received: 23/09/2014
Accepted : 19/01/2015
In Press: 16/04/2015
Published: 21/07/2015


IgG4-related sclerosing disease (IgG4-RSD) is a rare inflammatory disease that can affect multi organs. We describe a paediatric patient with ocular, nerve, and renal involvement successfully treated twice with corticosteroids and rituximab.

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