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Disease Sarcoidosis

Name Sarcoidosis
Synonyms Besnier Boeck Disease | Besnier-Boeck Disease | Besnier Boeck Schaumann Syndrome | Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann Syndrome | Boeck Disease | Boeck Sarcoid | Boeck's Disease | Boecks Disease | Boeck's Sarcoid | Boecks Sarcoid | Disease, Schaumann | Sarcoid, Boeck's | Sarcoidoses | SARCOIDOSIS | SARCOIDOSIS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 1 | SARCOIDOSIS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 2 | SARCOIDOSIS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 3 | Schaumann Disease | Schaumann's Syndrome | Schaumann's Syndromes | Schaumann Syndrome | SS1 | SS2 | SS3 | Syndrome, Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann | Syndrome, Schaumann | Syndrome, Schaumann's
Definition An idiopathic systemic inflammatory granulomatous disorder comprised of epithelioid and multinucleated giant cells with little necrosis. It usually invades the lungs with fibrosis and may also involve lymph nodes, skin, liver, spleen, eyes, phalangeal bones, and parotid glands.
Categories Lymphatic disease
MeSH® ID D012507
OMIM® IDs 181000 | 612387 | 612388
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DiseasesHemic and Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphoproliferative Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sarcoidosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Sarcoidosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Neurosarcoidosis
  Sarcoidosis, Early-Onset Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Sarcoidosis, Pulmonary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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