Sarcoidosis

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInternational Neurology
Subtitle of host publicationA Clinical Approach
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages79-82
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9781405157384
DOIs
StatePublished - May 18 2010
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • CNS sarcoidosis - elevated angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) activity
  • Immunosuppressive medications - mycophenolate mofetil, azathioprine, methotrexate
  • Neurologic manifestations - cranial neuropathies, meningeal disease
  • Neurosarcoidosis treatment. - corticosteroid therapy as first-line therapy
  • Pathophysiology - epithelioid macrophages, lymphocytes, monocytes, and fibroblasts
  • Sarcoidosis - neurosarcoidosis as diagnostic consideration
  • Sarcoidosis prevalence - 40 per 100 000 population

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Stern, B. J. (2010). Sarcoidosis. In International Neurology: A Clinical Approach (pp. 79-82). Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444317008.ch26