An unusual presentation of sarcoidosis with tetraplegia and severe osteolytic bone lesions.

19:39 EDT 25th May 2015 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "An unusual presentation of sarcoidosis with tetraplegia and severe osteolytic bone lesions."

No Summary Available

Affiliation

Aarhus University Hospital, Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Norrebrogade 44, Aarhus, 8000 C, Denmark. E-mail: charhyld@rm.dk.

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: The European respiratory journal : official journal of the European Society for Clinical Respiratory Physiology
ISSN: 1399-3003
Pages: 964-6

Links

PubMed Articles [11732 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Cavitary alveolar sarcoidosis complicated by an aspergilloma.

Cavitation in pulmonary sarcoidosis is rather unusual and even rarer in the alveolar form of the disease. A review of the literature revealed only 13 documented patients with cavitating alveolar sarco...

Primary non-hyperlipidemia xanthoma of bone: a case report with review of the literature.

Primary xanthoma of bone is very rare. And its clinical, pathological and radiological presentation is different from other position. It is generally known that xanthoma of bone are usually are associ...

Osteolytic Bone Lesions - A Rare Presentation of AML M6.

Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) M6 is a rare form of AML accounting for < 5 % of all AML. Extramedullary involvement is very rarely seen in this entity. Skeletal lesion has not been described in AML M6 b...

Cardiac Sarcoidosis and Consequent Arrhythmias.

Myocardial involvement in patients with sarcoidosis can be difficult to diagnose, and requires a high index of suspicion and low threshold for screening. The presentation of cardiac sarcoidosis is var...

Extrapulmonary Sarcoidosis Presenting With Rare Axial Bone Lytic Lesions Mimicking Bone Metastasis.

Miscellaneous Student/Resident Case Report Posters ISESSION TYPE: Medical Student/Resident Case ReportPRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PMINTRODUCTION: Sarcoidosis is a granu...

Clinical Trials [3292 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Role of Proteomics in Diagnosing Sarcoidosis

Sarcoidosis is a multi-systemic disorder, meaning that it can involve any organ in the body and that its clinical presentation is highly variable. In 90% of all sarcoidosis cases the lungs...

Brain Computer Interface for Communication in ICU: a Feasibility Study

The main objective of this study is to evaluate the usability of a system to assist verbal communication based on BCI system using the P300 wave in patients with tetraplegia who can no lon...

Prevention of Low Blood Pressure in Persons With Tetraplegia

The aim of this investigation is to determine the blood pressure response to NOS inhibition, with L-NAME, in persons with tetraplegia compared to non-SCI control subjects and to establish ...

Abdominal Functional Electrical Stimulation in Tetraplegia

People with high spinal lesions are at risk of respiratory complications because they have partial or complete paralysis of breathing muscles. Previous work has shown that tetraplegic lung...

SARCOTHAL. Thalidomide in Skin Sarcoidosis

Sarcoidosis is a multisystem disease involving most frequently the lung, the eyes, the lymph nodes and the skin. Skin lesions may be disfiguring and impair the quality of life. Thalidomide...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Sarcoidosis affecting predominantly the lungs, the site most frequently involved and most commonly causing morbidity and mortality in sarcoidosis. Pulmonary sarcoidosis is characterized by sharply circumscribed granulomas in the alveolar, bronchial, and vascular walls, composed of tightly packed cells derived from the mononuclear phagocyte system. The clinical symptoms when present are dyspnea upon exertion, nonproductive cough, and wheezing. (Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, p431)

A extremely rare bone tumor characterized by abundant collagen formation and a fibrous stroma, without evidence of mitosis or pleomorphism. It appears on x-rays as an osteolytic lesion with well-defined margins and must be differentiated from primary fibrosarcoma of bone. (DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 3d ed, p1441)

A condition characterized by persistent or recurrent labial enlargement, ORAL ULCER, and other orofacial manifestations in the absence of identifiable CROHN DISEASE; or SARCOIDOSIS. There is no consensus on whether orofacial granulomatosis is a distinct clinical disorder or an initial presentation of Crohn disease.

Neurotic reactions to unusual, severe, or overwhelming military stress.

An enlarged THYROID GLAND with at least 50% of the gland situated behind the STERNUM. It is an unusual presentation of an intrathoracic goiter. Substernal goiters frequently cause compression on the TRACHEA leading to deviation, narrowing, and respiratory symptoms.

Search BioPortfolio:
Loading
Advertisement
Advertisement

Searches Linking to this Article