Clinical and prognostic significance of muscle biopsy in sarcoidosis


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Yanardag H. , Tetikkurt C., Bilir M.

MONALDI ARCHIVES FOR CHEST DISEASE, cilt.88, ss.67-71, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 88 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4081/monaldi.2018.910
  • Dergi Adı: MONALDI ARCHIVES FOR CHEST DISEASE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.67-71

Özet

The main objective of this study was to evaluate the influence of muscle involvement on the clinical features, prognostic outcome, extrapulmonary organ, and endobronchial involvement in sarcoidosis patients. The second aim was to assess the diagnostic yield of muscle biopsy for the histopathologic identification of sarcoidosis.