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Case Reports in Immunology
Volume 2012, Article ID 158208, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/158208
Case Report

Persistent Lymphadenopathy due to IgG4-Related Disease

81st Medical Group Hospital, 301 Fisher Street, Keesler Air Force Base, MS 39534, USA

Received 27 August 2012; Accepted 8 October 2012

Academic Editors: N. Martinez-Quiles, M. M. Nogueras, G. E. M. Reeves, and M. Trendelenburg

Copyright © 2012 Benjamin Smith and Matthew B. Carroll. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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