Bone and bone marrow involvement in sarcoidosis
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Bone and bone marrow involvement in sarcoidosis have been infrequently reported. We aimed to describe the clinical features, radiological descriptions, pathological examinations, and outcomes of three patients with osseous sarcoidosis and one patient with bone marrow sarcoidosis seen at our institution. Our case series included fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography descriptions in assessing the whole-body extent of sarcoidosis. In the era of advanced imaging, large bone and axial skeleton sarcoidosis lesions are more common than previously reported.
KeywordsBone Bone marrow Bone diseases Granuloma Radiography Radionuclide imaging Sarcoidosis/diagnosis Sarcoidosis/etiology Lymph nodes
The authors thank the Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation’s Office of Scientific Writing and Publication for assistance in preparing this manuscript.
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