628 Cutaneous Sarcoidosis on a Three Years Old Child

  title={628 Cutaneous Sarcoidosis on a Three Years Old Child},
  author={Vasco Bexiga and Marc Andr{\'e} and Marcelo Eust{\'a}quio Silva and Abel Afonso and As Neto},
Background Sarcoidosis is a multisystemic granulomatous disorder characterized by the presence of noncaseating granulomas in tissues such as the skin, lung, lymph nodes, eyes, joints, brain, kidneys and heart. Sarcoidosis is a rare disease in paediatric age, with an incidence of 0.06/100.000 habitants, in children younger than four years of age. Cutaneous involvement is more common in the pediatric population than in adults. Skin may be involved in 80% of affected children. Case Report The AA… CONTINUE READING