Of Infection, Inflammation, and IgG4

Heathcote, J. Godfrey
March 2012
Canadian Journal of Pathology;Spring2012, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p4
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the importance of histopathology for diagnosing infectious diseases such as human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immune deficiency syndrome. He says that professor Sebastin Lucas of the University of London stresses the important role of the histopathologist in diagnosing infections in tissues by recognition of the host-parasite interaction characteristics. He also mentions the symposium on immunoglobulin G4 (IgG4)-related disease (RD) organized by doctor John Stone.


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