Nasopharyngeal sarcoidosis: a rare involvement
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- Akin, S., Akin, S., Karadag, O. et al. Rheumatol Int (2012) 32: 1407. doi:10.1007/s00296-011-1866-2
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Sarcoidosis is a chronic, multisystemic, non-caseating granulomatous disease of unknown etiology. Nasopharyngeal involvement is very rare in sarcoidosis. The objective of this report was to evaluate a rare involvement of sarcoidosis. This report includes a case of nasopharyngeal sarcoidosis. A 51-year-old female with nasopharyngeal sarcoidosis was treated as sarcoidosis, and she was better. Nasopharyngeal involvement is very rare in sarcoidosis but it must be kept in mind.