Sarcoidosis with cardiac involvement.

  title={Sarcoidosis with cardiac involvement.},
  author={Heechan Park and Seong Koo Kim and Ynag Soo Kim and Junbiao Chang and Ki Young Chung and Doo Han Shin and Won Yong Lee and Seung Sin Kim},
  journal={Yonsei medical journal},
  volume={36 6},
Patients with significant cardiac sarcoidosis are at increased risk of sudden death from ventricular dysrhythmias or conduction disturbances. We report a patient in whom there was radiographic and histologic evidence of systemic sarcoidosis; though histologic confirmation of involvement of heart by sarcoidosis is lacking, the clinical manifestations, radionuclide image findings, rhythm disturbances, and the response to steroid therapy are strong evidence in favor of myocardial involvement by… CONTINUE READING

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