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What is sarcoidosis?

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This inflammatory disease affects multiple organs in your body, but mostly the lungs and lymph glands. When you have it, abnormal masses or nodules (called granulomas) consisting of inflamed tissues form in certain organs. These granulomas may alter the normal structure and possibly the function of the affected organ(s).

From: Sarcoidosis WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCE: National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.  American Lung Association.

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on October 27, 2018

SOURCE: National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.  American Lung Association.

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on October 27, 2018

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