Overview of neurosarcoidosis: recent advances

@inproceedings{Hebel2014OverviewON,
  title={Overview of neurosarcoidosis: recent advances},
  author={Renata Hebel and Mirosława Dubaniewicz-Wybieralska and Andrzej Dubaniewicz},
  booktitle={Journal of Neurology},
  year={2014}
}
Sarcoidosis (SA) is a granulomatous, multisystem disease of unknown etiology. Most often the disease affects lungs and mediastinal lymph nodes, but it may occur in other organs. Neurosarcoidosis (NS) more commonly occurs with other sarcoidosis forms, in 1 % of cases it involves only nervous system. Symptomatic NS occurs but on autopsy study up to 25 % of cases are confirmed. NS can affect central nervous system: the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves, and muscles. The diagnosis of… CONTINUE READING

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