Sarcoidosis mimicking metastatic disease: a case report and review of the literature.

@article{Waanders2006SarcoidosisMM,
  title={Sarcoidosis mimicking metastatic disease: a case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Femke Waanders and P van Hengel and Allard P. Krikke and Jelle Wesseling and Peter Nieboer},
  journal={The Netherlands journal of medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={64 9},
  pages={342-5}
}
Osseous and in particular vertebral sarcoidosis is exceedingly rare and a difficult diagnosis to establish because it may simulate many diseases, including even metastatic malignancy. we present a patient with lesions in bones, lungs and lymph nodes, mimicking the presence of extensive metastatic disease. our case emphasises the importance of histological… CONTINUE READING