Adult ocular adnexal xanthogranulomatous disease associated with immunoglobulin G4-related disease: an unusual association

Submitted: 29 August 2023
Accepted: 5 December 2023
Published: 22 March 2024
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Adult-onset xanthogranuloma (AOX) and immunoglobulin G4-related disease (IgG4-RD) are uncommon fibrosing conditions that may exhibit localized ocular manifestations and occasionally systemic symptoms. These conditions exhibit overlapping clinical and histological features, suggesting a potential correlation between them, although their exact relationship remains unclear. This paper presents the case of a black male patient exhibiting typical histological indications of both AOX and IgG4-RD. The patient responded positively to corticosteroid treatment.



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de Santana, A., Castro de Oliveira Figueirôa, M., Souza Pedreira, A., Behrens Pinto, G., & Santiago, M. (2024). Adult ocular adnexal xanthogranulomatous disease associated with immunoglobulin G4-related disease: an unusual association. Reumatismo, 76(1).