Löfgren's syndrome

January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1265
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A definition for the medical condition Lofgren's syndrome is presented. The syndrome is a type of sarcoidosis characterized by extensive involvement of hilar lymph nodes, erythema nodosum, and joint pains, especially around the ankles. The syndrome has a better prognosis than other forms of sarcoidosis. The definition is taken from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.


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