Necrotizing sarcoid granulomatosis: A case report

  • Sofia O. Correia | soacorreia@gmail.com Department of Nephrology, Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto, Porto, Portugal.
  • Daniel Pereira Department of Internal Medicine, Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto, Porto, Portugal.
  • José Miguel Maia Department of Internal Medicine, Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto, Porto, Portugal.
  • Ana Sofia Cipriano Department of Infectiology, Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto, Porto, Portugal.
  • Maria Manuela França Department of Imaging, Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto, Porto, Portugal.
  • Rosa Ribeiro Department of Internal Medicine, Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto, Porto, Portugal.

Abstract

We report a case of a 22-year-old man with persistent cough and sarcoidosis-like changes in computed tomography scan. An extensive differential diagnosis is discussed and its evolution and treatment is presented.

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Published
2019-05-09
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Keywords:
Necrotizing sarcoid granulomatosis, Granulomatous disease, Sarcoidosis
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Correia, S. O., Pereira, D., Maia, J. M., Cipriano, A. S., França, M. M., & Ribeiro, R. (2019). Necrotizing sarcoid granulomatosis: A case report. Chest Disease Reports, 7(1). https://doi.org/10.4081/cdr.2019.8032