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By Violeta Mihailovic-Vucinic

Sarcoidosis is a posh multisytem affliction. Shortness of breath (dyspnea) and a cough that will not depart may be one of the first indicators of sarcoidosis, yet sarcoidosis may also appear unexpectedly with the looks of epidermis rashes and different dermatoses. An Atlas of Sarcoidosis: Pathogenesis, prognosis and medical positive aspects combines illustrations and medical photos of the authors? huge practices, in order that readers have unprecedented entry to a complete selection of sarcoidosis pictures. The atlas is designed to enrich and supply a visible complement to already latest texts on sarcoidosis. each one organ involvement is dealt in a quick and straightforward to realize demeanour. a number of radiographic and laboratory abnormalities are then associated with the medical gains with the intention to motivate a tender and straightforward functional integration on the bedside and to aid practicing pulmonologists, dermatologists and different clinicians who require a accomplished visible encyclopedia of sarcoidosis photos.

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15 (A,B) Red, warm spots resembling erythema nodosum seen on the legs and hands. 16 This composite shows bilateral hilar adenopathy and erythema nodosum in a Caucasian woman. 18 Erythema nodosum in a child with primary tuberculosis. Chest X-ray presenting caseous bronchopneumonia. Hilar lymph nodes enlarged because of the primary tuberculosis. 17 This composite picture shows the occurrence of erythema nodosum in a patient with psittacosis pneumonia. One can see a bilateral patchy pneumonic infiltrate.

FEV 1% VC IN. . % . FVC. . . . . . . L . PEF. 4. . . . . L/S FEF. 50. . . . . L/S 2 . . . . . L/S FEF. 25. FEF. 50% FVC. . % . PIF. . . . . . . L/S FIF . 50. . . . . L/S ERV. . . . . 1. . L. 33 3 50 DATE 179 TEMP. iDEG C? PR. iMB/MMHG? M HUMIDITY i%? 91 ? ? 01 20 0999 70 %PRED 98 72 73 100 95 33 36 32 4 VOLUME [L] 5 6 7 8 42 Atlas of Sarcoidosis Airway Obstruction The obstruction of airways, large and small, may result from endobronchial granulomas and bronchiolitis, disruption of the supporting structure around terminal, and respiratory bronchioles or via mediator-induced smooth muscle constriction.

2 Prognosis and Treatment Prognosis of lupus pernio is poor. Spontaneous remissions are rare, and chronic progression may occur. 3 Dermal leishmaniasis. 2 and buttocks. The center of the plaque is usually pale and atrophic, whereas the periphery is indurated, elevated, and dark, while distribution is usually symmetric. Areas of hypopigmentation may be evident, particularly in black patients. Splenomegaly, pulmonary fibrosis, or peripheral lymphadenopathy are frequent concomitant features associated with plaques, as opposed to lupus pernio, in which bone and eye lesions are common.

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