Diseases of obscure etiology: sarcoidosis, Wegener's granulomatosis, and midline granuloma.

Abstract

Three distinct diseases of undetermined etiology have been presented: sarcoidosis, Wegener's granulomatosis, and midline (nonhealing) granuloma, all of which have similar clinical presentations in the midface. The correct diagnosis is essential because the treatment of each disease is different. Sarcoidosis responds best to corticosteroids, Wegener's… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Casuccio1981DiseasesOO, title={Diseases of obscure etiology: sarcoidosis, Wegener's granulomatosis, and midline granuloma.}, author={J R Casuccio and Eiji Yanagisawa}, journal={Otolaryngologic clinics of North America}, year={1981}, volume={14 2}, pages={331-45} }