A clinical approach to the use of methotrexate for sarcoidosis.

  title={A clinical approach to the use of methotrexate for sarcoidosis.},
  author={Robert P Baughman and Elyse E Lower},
  volume={54 8},
The management of patients with sarcoidosis has been the subject of many papers in this and other journals. The large number of papers are, in part, because of the diYculty in defining who should be treated for this disease and with what. The most commonly used pharmaceutical class for sarcoidosis has been corticosteroids, both topically and systemically. The use of systemic steroids for sarcoidosis was the subject of a trial by the British Thoracic Society which concluded that there were some… CONTINUE READING


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