Isolated involvement of thyroid gland by IgG4-related disease revealed by 18F-FDG PET/CT

  • Yuanyuan Jiang
  • Guozhu Hou
  • Wuying ChengEmail author
Image of the Month
Part of the following topical collections:
  1. Image of the month


Funding information

This study was funded by the National Natural Sciences Foundation of China (No.81371588, No.81101074).

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Informed consent

Written informed consent was obtained from the patient for publication.


  1. 1.
    Zhang J, Chen H, Ma Y, Xiao Y, Niu N, Lin W, et al. Characterizing IgG4-related disease with (1)(8)F-FDG PET/CT: a prospective cohort study. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2014;41:1624–34. Scholar
  2. 2.
    Kamisawa T, Okazaki K. Diagnosis and treatment of IgG4-related disease. Curr Top Microbiol Immunol. 2017;401:19–33. Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Nuclear MedicinePeking Union Medical College Hospital Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical CollegeBeijingChina
  2. 2.Beijing Key Laboratory of Molecular Targeted Diagnosis and Therapy in Nuclear MedicineBeijingChina

Personalised recommendations