Cutaneous sarcoidosis in Nigeria.

  title={Cutaneous sarcoidosis in Nigeria.},
  author={Y M Olumide and Emmanuel Olarenwaju Bandele and Stephen O Elesha},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  volume={21 6},
The study is a retrospective analysis of the cutaneous manifestations of sarcoidosis in patients seen during a 10-year period at the skin and chest clinics of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital. Of the 43 patients with sarcoidosis 30% had skin lesions. The most common was sarcoidal infiltration of scarification marks. Facial macropapular lesions also were frequently present.