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Raised serum immunoglobulin E in Wegener's granulomatosis.
  1. D L Conn,
  2. G J Gleich,
  3. R A DeRemee,
  4. T J McDonald

    Abstract

    Five patients with Wegner's granulomatosis were found to have significantly raised serum immunoglobulin E (IgE) levels. The rise in IgE was not related to the extent of clinical involvement, was not part of a generalized serum immunoglobulin rise, and was not associated with eosinophilia. Raised serum IgE may be a clue to the pathogenesis of this disease.

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