Dramatic response to infliximab in refractory neurosarcoidosis

  title={Dramatic response to infliximab in refractory neurosarcoidosis},
  author={Sreekanth Chintamaneni and Aarat Patel and Samuel B. Pegram and Hirenkumar Patel and Heidi Roppelt},
  booktitle={Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology},
Sarcoidosis is a systemic disease characterized by noncaseating granulomas in the involved organs. Neurologic manifestations involving the central and/or peripheral nervous system occur in about 5% of patients. Neurosarcoidosis is often refractory to conventional treatment and therefore more effective treatment options are needed. While the etiology of the disease is still unknown, there is now a better understanding of its pathogenesis on a molecular level. It is clear that tumor necrosis… CONTINUE READING

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