Sarcoidosis 
Non-caseating granulomas (Composed of ...
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Description

Sarcoidosis 

Non-caseating granulomas (Composed of T-helper & inflammatory cells) 

Clinical:

 • Disease fatal in 10% of pts (extensive organ involvement) 

 • Constitutional: Fever, fatigue, weight loss, polyarthritis 

 • Pulmonary: Cough, hemoptysis, dyspnea on exertion 

 • Neurologic: Bell's palsy, peripheral neuropathies 

 • Skin: Subcutaneous nodules, lupus pernio 

 • Cardiac: Heart failure, dysrhythmias 

 • Ophthalmologic: Uveitis, conjunctivitis 

 • Lymphadenopathy 

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Dr. Gerald Diaz
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