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103 Possible Causes for Immunoglobulin G Increased, Neck Mass

  • Hashimoto Thyroiditis

    The anterior neck mass was confirmed to be Hashimoto's thyroiditis. This is a rare association with only two reported cases in the literature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Electromicroscopy shows deposits of immunoglobulin (Ig) G and Tg along the basement membranes of follicular cells. Both B and T cells infiltrate the thyroid.[hormones.gr] The palpable neck mass was nontender, well defined, firm, and unmovable.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    High-resolution computed tomography (CT) of the temporal bone and CT of the neck detected a mass lateral to the left tympanic membrane and another mass in the anterior neck[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms The most common symptom of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is a mass or swelling of the lymph nodes of the neck, collarbone, groin, and armpit.[verywell.com] Groups of lymph nodes are found in the neck, underarms, chest, abdomen, and groin. Lymph nodes store white blood cells.[web.archive.org]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    The Nurse Practitioner. 21(3):14–29, MAR 1996 Issn Print: 0361-1817 Publication Date: 1996/03/01 Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid Abstract Infectious mononucleosis is an acute, self-limiting, nonneoplastic lymphoreticular proliferative disorder characterized by peripheral lymphocytosis and circulating atypical[…][oadoi.org]

  • Hodgkin Lymphoma

    She developed a discharging lateral neck mass with progressive increase of the mediastinal mass. She subsequently required a neck exploration and mediastinoscopy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , particularly in the neck region, and it doesn't disappear after a few weeks, you should see a doctor to have it checked out.[medbroadcast.com] […] night sweats weight loss (unintended) loss of appetite severe itching (rarely) enlarged spleen cough difficulty breathing swelling of the legs If you discover a painless mass[medbroadcast.com]

  • De Quervain Thyroiditis

    A 65-year-old woman presented with a hoarse voice and an enlarging tender mass in the right side of the neck.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The thyroid, parathyroid, and neck masses othe than lymph nodes. In: Koss L, Melamed L, editors. Koss′ Diagnostic Cytology and its Histopathologic Basis. 5 th ed.[cytojournal.com] Reidel's thyroiditis may mimic the presentation of a thyroid carcinoma as a rapidly growing hard neck mass. A sarcoma may also need to be excluded.[endocrinologyadvisor.com]

  • Postpartum Thyroiditis

    Postpartum thyroiditis is a phenomenon observed following pregnancy and may involve hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism or the two sequentially. It affects about 5% of all women within a year after giving birth. The first phase is typically hyperthyroidism. Then, the thyroid either returns to normal or a woman develops[…][en.wikipedia.org]

  • Necrotizing Alveolitis

    masses, choanal atresia, laryngeal obstruction, diaphragmatic hernia, scoliosis).[faculty.georgetown.edu] Serum immunoglobulins (Ig) G and A were normal, while IgM fraction was increased (6.84 g/L; normal values 0.40-2.30 g/L).[clinicalcasereports.jacobspublishers.com] […] emphysema, cystic adenomatous malformation, pulmonary edema) or with extrinsic factors inhibiting gas exchange ( pneumo/hemothorax, sequestrated lung, intra-thoracic tumors, neck[faculty.georgetown.edu]

  • Celiac Disease

    “We were sticking our necks out, because we’re General Mills, and we’re used to doing things mass — big — appealing to everyone,” says Dena Larson, a marketing manager in[nytimes.com] G; IgA, immunoglobulin A; AGA, anti-gliadin antibodies; EMA, endomysial antibodies; tTG, tissue transglutaminase.[doi.org] Valletta E., Fornaro M., Pecori S., Zanoni G. Selective immunoglobulin A deficiency and celiac disease: Let’s give serology a chance. J. Investig. Allergol. Clin.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Multiple Myeloma

    Noncontrast MR imaging of the neck was performed on a 1.5T magnet. Contrast was not administered because of a reported allergy to gadolinium.[ajnr.org] Consistent with a hypomorphic effect, we find that the MM risk allele also associates with reduced levels of immunoglobulin A (IgA) and G (IgG) in healthy subjects ( P 8.6[dx.doi.org] (Ig) G or IgA of at least 30 g/L or urinary monoclonal protein of at least 500 mg per 24 hours.[cancer.gov]

  • Sjögren Syndrome

    Uncommonly, patients may present with an orbital mass, which may be a swollen lacrimal gland.[rheumatologyadvisor.com] There is also evidence for increased intrathecal immunoglobulin G (IgG) synthesis.[epilepsy.com] Certain medications (anti-cholinergics) or co-morbid exposures and conditions, such as previous neck radiotherapy, anxiety or depression, must be considered as contributing[rheumatologyadvisor.com]

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