- Treatment of renal sarcoidosis: is there a guideline? Overview of the different treatment options. Hilderson, Ingeborg; Van Laecke, Steven; Wauters, Anne; Donck, Jan // Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation;Oct2014, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p1841
Sarcoidosis is a multisystem granulomatous disease of unknown aetiology characterized by the presence of noncaseating granulomas. It may affect any organ including the kidney. A disordered calcium metabolism is most often responsible for the development of renal failure. Granulomatous...
- Sarcoidosis, a hidden disease. Deas, Gerald W. // New York Amsterdam News;5/27/95, Vol. 86 Issue 21, p14
Reports on sarcoidosis. Symptoms; Cause of sarcoidosis; Effectiveness of prednisone in treating sarcoidosis; Side effects; Announcement of a conference on sarcoidosis on June 3, 1995 at the SUNY Health Science Center in Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.; Contact information.
- Cutaneous Sarcoidosis: Complete Remission after Oral Isotretinoin Therapy. Georgiou, S.; Monastirli, A.; Pasmatzi, E.; Tsambaos, D. // Acta Dermato-Venereologica;10/28/98, Vol. 78 Issue 6, p457
We report a 31-year-old female patient with cutaneous sarcoidosis, who showed a complete remission of her single system skin disease after an 8-month therapy with oral isotretinoin (1 mg/kg/day). At 15-month follow-up, the patient still remained free of recurrence and visceral involvement.
- Prednisolone. // Reactions Weekly;Apr2015, Vol. 1547 Issue 1, p230
The article presents a case study of a 48-year-old man who developed atypical central serous chorioretinopathy after administration of prednisolone for sarcoidosis.
- Sarcoidosis with nasal obstruction and septal perforation. Baum, Eric D.; Boudousquie, Alan C.; Li, Shiyong; Mirza, Natasha // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Nov1998, Vol. 77 Issue 11, p896
Presents information on a study which evaluated the treatment and diagnosis of sarcoidosis with nasal obstruction and septal perforation. Environmental agents that causes clustered cases of sarcoidosis; Pathologic hallmark of sarcoidosis; Clinical case report.
- Azathioprine. // Reactions Weekly;2/8/2014, Issue 1487, p10
The article presents a case study of a 56-year-old female with liver toxicity which developed during treatment with azathioprine for sarcoidosis and ulcerative colitis.
- 155-8. HOLD THE STEROIDS IN SUSPECTED SARCOIDOSIS. // Cortlandt Forum;01/25/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p85
Discusses a doctor's belief that biopsy of affected tissue and appropriate tests to rule out relevant infectious diseases are mandatory to establish a diagnosis before starting steroid therapy in suspected cases of sarcoidosis. Treatment of a patient with steroids when he presented with a...
- Successful treatment of steroid-refractory neurosarcoidosis with infliximab. Sollberger, M.; Fluri, F.; Baumann, T.; Sonnet, S.; Tamm, M.; Steck, A. J.; Brutsche, M. // Journal of Neurology;Jun2004, Vol. 251 Issue 6, p760
Presents a letter to the editor about successful treatment of steroid-refractory neurosarcoidosis with infliximab.
- Treatment of Pulmonary Sarcoidosis: A Practical Guide. Sharma, O.P.; Chan, K. // BioDrugs;1999, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p251
More than a century ago, Jonathan Hutchingson, a surgeon-dermatologist, identified the first case of sarcoidosis at Kingâ€™s College, London. The disease is now known as a commonplace multi-system disorder characterised by the formation of noncaseating granulomata. The diagnosis of...