Bronchoalveolar and serological parameters reflecting the severity of sarcoidosis.

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The aim of the present study was to determine which bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (BALF) and serological parameters reflect the severity of newly diagnosed pulmonary sarcoidosis. Seventy-four previously untreated sarcoid patients were categorised into three groups: 10 patients with Löfgren's syndrome, 51 patients with stable disease and 13 patients with… (More)

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@article{Ziegenhagen2003BronchoalveolarAS, title={Bronchoalveolar and serological parameters reflecting the severity of sarcoidosis.}, author={Manfred W Ziegenhagen and Manuela E Rothe and Max Schlaak and Joachim M{\"{u}ller-Quernheim}, journal={The European respiratory journal}, year={2003}, volume={21 3}, pages={407-13} }