Asymptomatic electrocardiographic alterations in sarcoidosis.

  title={Asymptomatic electrocardiographic alterations in sarcoidosis.},
  author={Evan Stein and I Jackler and B B Stimmel and Wolfgang Stein and LouisE. Siltzbach},
  journal={American heart journal},
  volume={86 4},
Abstract Among 80 patients with tissue-confirmed sarcoidosis attending the sarcoidosis clinic of the Mount Sinai Hospital, electrocardiographic abnormalities of varying degree were noted in 41 patients, despite the fact that these patients were entirely without cardiac complaints and exhibited no evidence of previous or current cardiac disease on thorough examination. All these patients were under 40 years of age. The ECG alterations included repolarization abnormalities and alterations in… CONTINUE READING