Ocular sarcoidosis.

  title={Ocular sarcoidosis.},
  author={Robert P Baughman and Elyse E Lower and Adam H Kaufman},
  journal={Seminars in respiratory and critical care medicine},
  volume={31 4},
Ocular disease occurs in approximately a third of sarcoidosis patients. The rate of disease varies around the world, with Japanese sarcoidosis patients having ocular disease in more than 70% of cases. If untreated, ocular disease can lead to permanent visual impairment, including blindness. The most common manifestation is uveitis, with anterior involvement often being self-limiting, whereas posterior involvement can be chronic. The diagnosis of ocular sarcoidosis in patients with known… CONTINUE READING


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