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Retroperitoneal fibrosis and multiple myeloma: fortuitous association?


, : Retroperitoneal fibrosis and multiple myeloma: fortuitous association?. La Revue de Medecine Interne 31(5): E4-E6

We report a 59-year-old man presenting with retroperitoneal fibrosis (RF) associated with IgG lambda multiple myeloma. Recent clinical and immunohistochemical findings suggest that RF might be a particular expression of plasma cell/lymphoid dyscrasia, and that this association is not merely fortuitous. We review the pathophysiological evidence supporting this hypothesis.

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PMID: 20359790

DOI: 10.1016/j.revmed.2009.04.011


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