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Single-organ sarcoidosis involving hepatic, lacrimal, and cardia


1 Consultant Rheumatologist, Apollo BGS Hospital, Mysore, Karnataka, India
2 Consultant Physician, Apollo BGS Hospital, Mysore, Karnataka, India
3 Consultant Pathologist, Apollo BGS Hospital, Mysore, Karnataka, India
4 Consultant Cardiologist, Apollo BGS Hospital, Mysore, Karnataka, India

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BN Shiva Prasad,
Apollo BGS Hospital, Mysore, Karnataka
India
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DOI: 10.4103/injr.injr_99_19

Sarcoidosis is a multisystem idiopathic granulomatous disease. Lung is the most common organ involved but can involve any organ. The skin, eyes, joints, and heart are affected in a significant fraction of patients. Extrapulmonary sarcoidosis may be the major manifestation of the disease. Extrapulmonary disease may manifest before, concurrent with, or after the development of pulmonary disease or as isolated independent disease. We present three cases of isolated organ sarcoidosis involving the liver, lacrimal, and heart. Isolated organ involvement is difficult to diagnose and the treatment of Isolated organ is not defined.


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