Common organ involvements and symptoms in Sarcoidosis
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Common organ involvements and symptoms in Sarcoidosis

Lung 89-99% - Cough, dyspnoea, wheezing and stridor

Skin 16-32% - Lupus pernio, papules, nodules, plaques and infiltrated scars and tattoos

Eyes 5-23% - Painful and/or red eye and vision loss

Liver 12-20% - Abdominal pain and elevated liver functions

Lymph nodes 13-15% - Peripheral lymphadenopathy

Spleen 5-10% - Abdominal pain

Nervous system 3-9% - Facial palsy, fatigue (for example, pituitary insufficiency), gait disturbance, headache, hearing loss, numbness or paraesthesia, seizure, trigeminal neuralgia, vertigo, visual loss and weakness and/or paresis 

Heart 2-5% - Conductance disturbances, arrhythmias, dyspnoea, fatigue (for example. cardiomyopathy) and syncope

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