Cardiac involvement in sarcoidosis


Sarcoidosis is a systemic disease of unknown aetiology characterised by the formation of noncaseating epitheloid cell granulomas, which can occur in virtually any organ. Cardiac involvement is of critical importance, due to the poor prognosis if this organ manifestation is left undiagnosed and untreated. Early initiation of therapy seems to be associated… (More)


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@inproceedings{Schulte2005CardiacII, title={Cardiac involvement in sarcoidosis}, author={Wolfram Schulte and Detlef K Kirsten and Martje Drent and Ulrich Costabel}, year={2005} }