Journal of Endocrinological Investigation

, Volume 37, Issue 12, pp 1233–1235 | Cite as

Graves’-like orbitopathy: do not forget IgG4-related disease



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Endocrine Unit, Department of Clinical and Experimental MedicineUniversity of InsubriaVareseItaly
  2. 2.Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri IRCCS, Unit of Internal Medicine and EndocrinologyUniversity of PaviaPaviaItaly

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