Pathology of sarcoidosis.

@article{Rosen2007PathologyOS,
  title={Pathology of sarcoidosis.},
  author={Yale Rosen},
  journal={Seminars in respiratory and critical care medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={
          36-52
        }
}
  • Y. Rosen
  • Published 1 February 2007
  • Medicine
  • Seminars in respiratory and critical care medicine
The role of pathology in the diagnosis of sarcoidosis is identification of granulomas in tissue specimens and performance of studies to exclude known causes of granulomatous inflammation. The granulomas of sarcoidosis are nonspecific lesions that, by themselves and in the absence of an identifiable etiologic agent, are not diagnostic of sarcoidosis or any other specific disease. Among the diseases to be excluded are mycobacterial, fungal, and parasitic infections, chronic beryllium disease and… 

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