Extrapulmonary sarcoidosis: rapid spontaneous remission of marked splenomegaly.

Abstract

Splenomegaly, when present as a manifestation of sarcoidosis, may cause pressure symptoms and hypersplenism. Literature reports of giant splenomegaly are few in number and describe the use of aggressive intervention with systemic steroids and splenectomy. However, the natural history of splenic sarcoidosis is not well-defined, particularly the potential for… (More)

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@article{Ali1996ExtrapulmonarySR, title={Extrapulmonary sarcoidosis: rapid spontaneous remission of marked splenomegaly.}, author={Y. Ali and N A Popescu and Timothy J. Woodlock}, journal={Journal of the National Medical Association}, year={1996}, volume={88 11}, pages={714-6} }