Coronary (peri)-arteritis in patients with IgG4-related disease: A case series from the Central Anatolia Region of Turkey.

Yardimci G. K. , Ardali Duzgun S., Bolek E. C. , Kilic L., Canpolat U., Hazirolan T., ...More

International journal of rheumatic diseases, vol.24, no.8, pp.1004-1013, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/1756-185x.14153
  • Journal Name: International journal of rheumatic diseases
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Academic Search Premier, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.1004-1013
  • Keywords: coronary artery disease, coronary periarteritis, IgG4-related disease, periaortitis, periarteritis, ARTERY INVOLVEMENT, PERIARTERITIS, ANEURYSMS, CRITERIA


Objective Immunoglobulin G4-related disease (IgG4-RD) is a newly recognized fibro-inflammatory disease which affects many systems, as well as the cardiovascular system. Identifying the coronary involvement like periaortitis, coronary periarteritis and pericarditis is important, as they often cause unfavorable outcomes.