Multifocal fibrosclerosis

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Multifocal fibrosclerosis

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The terms "Multifocal fibrosclerosis" returned 17 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Non-IgG4-related Multifocal Fibrosclerosis.
 

Author(s): Yosuke Kunishita, Ryusuke Yoshimi, Mitsuhiro Takeno, Shoji Yamanaka, Yumiko Sugiyama, Naomi Tsuchida, Daiga Kishimoto, Reikou Kamiyama, Kaoru Minegishi, Maasa Hama, Yohei Kirino, Yoshiaki Ishigatsubo, Atsuhisa Ueda, Hideaki Nakajima

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2016 ;55(17):2497-502.

 

Multifocal fibrosclerosis (MFS), which causes systemic and chronic connective tissue inflammation, has been associated with IgG4 and regarded as an identical entity with "IgG4-related disease (IgG4-RD)". Although a few cases of MFS mimicking IgG4-RD histopathologically, despite the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Aortic root mass in multifocal fibrosclerosis.
 

Author(s): Eric T McWilliams, Katarzyna K Dickinson, Robert T Gerber, Vivek Raman

Journal: J. Am. Coll. Cardiol.. 2012 Feb;59(9):e17.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Riedel's thyroiditis and multifocal fibrosclerosis are part of the IgG4-related systemic disease spectrum.
 

Author(s): Mollie Dahlgren, Arezou Khosroshahi, G Petur Nielsen, Vikram Deshpande, John H Stone

Journal: Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2010 Sep;62(9):1312-8.

 

Riedel's thyroiditis is a chronic fibrosing disorder of unknown etiology often associated with "multifocal fibrosclerosis." IgG4-related systemic disease is characterized by IgG4+ plasma cell infiltration and fibrosis throughout many organs. We hypothesized that Riedel's thyroiditis ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Multifocal fibrosclerosis" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Multifocal Fibrosclerosis with Hypertrophic Pachymeningitis and a Soft Tissue Mass around the Thoracic Vertebral Bodies: A Case Report with Review of the Literature.
 

Author(s): Mitsuto Sato, Minori Kodaira, Wataru Ishii, Michitaka Nakagawa, Dai Kishida, Daigo Miyazaki, Yasuhiro Shimojima, Masayuki Matsuda, Takeshi Uehara, Shu-ichi Ikeda

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2015 ;54(17):2267-72.

 

Multifocal fibrosclerosis is the term used to represent a combination of similar fibrous lesions occurring at different anatomical sites. We herein report a hypertrophic pachymeningitis patient with a soft tissue mass around the thoracic vertebral bodies. A histopathological analysis ...

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Multifocal fibrosclerosis and IgG4-related disease involving the cardiovascular system.
 

Author(s): Nobukazu Ishizaka, Aiko Sakamoto, Yasushi Imai, Fumio Terasaki, Ryozo Nagai

Journal: J Cardiol. 2012 Mar;59(2):132-8.

 

The cardiovascular system may be involved as a target organ of multifocal fibrosclerosis, which may manifest as idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis, inflammatory aortic aneurysm, inflammatory periarteritis, and inflammatory pericarditis. These pathological conditions can sometimes ...

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Multifocal fibrosclerosis: retroperitoneal fibrosis associated with a suprasellar tumor and pachymeningitis.
 

Author(s): Wataru Fukuda, Mizuho Kimura, Teruaki Akaogi, Masami Sako, Kaiyo Ohiwa, Yasumasa Yamamoto, Genichi Kato, Hideo Hayashi, Toshikazu Yoshikawa

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2003 Oct;42(10):1006-10.

 

A 42 year-old man with lumbago and fever had hydronephrosis due to a mass surrounding the abdominal aorta, associated with pachymeningitis and a suprasellar tumor. He was given a diagnosis of multifocal fibrosclerosis, involving both retroperitoneal and intracranial fibrosis. He responded ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Leflunomide for Maintenance of Remission in IgG4 Related Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Immunoglobulin G4 Related Sclerosing Disease

 

Last Updated: 30 Mar 2016

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A Prospective Cohort Study of IgG4RD in China
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: IgG4-related Disease

 

Last Updated: 7 Apr 2017

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National Registry of IgG4-RD in China
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: IgG4-Related Disease

 

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2017

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