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Case Reports in Rheumatology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 754935, 4 pages
IgG4-Related Disease without Overexpression of IgG4: Pathogenesis Implications
1Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-8582, Japan
2Division of Diagnostic Pathology, Keio University Hospital, Tokyo 160-8582, Japan
Received 3 April 2012; Accepted 10 July 2012
Academic Editors: L.-P. Erwig, M. Salazar-Paramo, and G. J. Tsay
Copyright © 2012 Naoshi Nishina et al. 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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