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Research & Reviews  3,767 results

Optimal Timing of Serial 18F-Fluoro-2-Deoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography after P...
International Heart Journal; Ishizuka M, Kashimura T et. al.

Mar 18th, 2023 - Immunosuppressive therapy with prednisolone (PSL) is the first-line treatment for cardiac sarcoidosis (CS), and 18F-fluoro-2-deoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) is used to evaluate its efficacy to guide treatment. However, the appr...

The role of trichoscopy beyond hair and scalp diseases. A review.
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venere... Rudnicka L, Chrostowska S et. al.

Mar 17th, 2023 - Trichoscopy is a diagnostic tool for hair and scalp diseases. It was recently shown that it also allows the identification of features associated with disorders that typically don't affect the scalp. The aim of this article was to analyze and outl...

Cardiac sarcoidosis: phenotypes, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis.
European Heart Journal; Lehtonen J, Uusitalo V et. al.

Mar 17th, 2023 - Cardiac sarcoidosis (CS) results from epithelioid cell granulomas infiltrating the myocardium and predisposing to conduction disturbances, ventricular tachyarrhythmias, and heart failure. Manifest CS, however, constitutes only the top of an iceber...

Impact of respiratory gating and ECG gating on 18F-FDG PET/CT for cardiac sarcoidosis.
Journal of Nuclear Cardiology : Official Publication of T... Hanaoka K, Watanabe S et. al.

Mar 16th, 2023 - The aim of this study was to estimate the impact of respiratory and electrocardiogram (ECG)-gated FDG positron emission tomography (PET)/computed tomography (CT) on the diagnosis of cardiac sarcoidosis (CS). Imaging from thirty-one patients was ac...

Antiepileptic drug-induced severe granulomatous interstitial nephritis.
BMJ Case Reports; Aggarwal S, Garg C et. al.

Mar 15th, 2023 - Granulomatous interstitial nephritis (GIN) is a type of tubulointerstitial nephritis characterised by tubulointerstitial infiltration of mononuclear cells and eosinophils. It accounts for about 6% of all tubulointerstitial nephritis and is detecte...

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Guidelines  4 results

ERS clinical practice guidelines on treatment of sarcoidosis.
The European Respiratory Journal; Baughman RP, Valeyre D et. al.

Jun 19th, 2021 - The major reasons to treat sarcoidosis are to lower the morbidity and mortality risk or to improve quality of life (QoL). The indication for treatment varies depending on which manifestation is the cause of symptoms: lungs, heart, brain, skin or o...

Diagnosis and Detection of Sarcoidosis. An Official American Thoracic Society Clinical ...
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Crouser ED, Maier LA et. al.

Apr 16th, 2020 - Background: The diagnosis of sarcoidosis is not standardized but is based on three major criteria: a compatible clinical presentation, finding nonnecrotizing granulomatous inflammation in one or more tissue samples, and the exclusion of alternativ...

2019 HRS expert consensus statement on evaluation, risk stratification, and management ...
Heart Rhythm; Towbin JA, McKenna WJ et. al.

May 13th, 2019 - Arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy (ACM) is an arrhythmogenic disorder of the myocardium not secondary to ischemic, hypertensive, or valvular heart disease. ACM incorporates a broad spectrum of genetic, systemic, infectious, and inflammatory disorders....

Consensus statement on surgical pathology of the aorta from the Society for Cardiovascu...
Cardiovascular Pathology : the Official Journal of the So... Stone JR, Bruneval P et. al.

Jun 9th, 2015 - Inflammatory diseases of the aorta include routine atherosclerosis, aortitis, periaortitis, and atherosclerosis with excessive inflammatory responses, such as inflammatory atherosclerotic aneurysms. The nomenclature and histologic features of thes...

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Drugs  442 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  290 results

NHALES (Natural History of Asthma With Longitudinal Environmental Sampling)

Mar 10th, 2023 - This study will be a prospective, longitudinal, observational, single-center, exploratory, natural history study to collect samples and data that will enable prospective explorations of the interaction between environmental exposures and disease p...

Peripheral Airway Biopsy in Sarcoidosis

Mar 8th, 2023 - Sarcoidosis is a systemic disorder of unknown cause that primarily involves the lung and lymphatic systems and that is more reliably diagnosed if a compatible clinical picture is combined with a pathologic demonstration of non-necrotizing epitheli...

FDG-PET Imaging in Complicated Diabetic Foot

Mar 6th, 2023 - FDG-PET imaging is a promising imaging technique, which has the potential to overcome many of the shortcomings mentioned previously with regard to radiologic and scintigraphic methodologies. FDG is a diagnostic tracer utilized to measure the metab...

A Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Namilumab in Participants With Chronic Pulmonary Sarcoidosis

Mar 2nd, 2023 - This is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study with an OLE. Participants will be randomized to receive namilumab or placebo in the 26-week Double-blind Treatment Period of the study. Namilumab, or placebo, will be administered subcut...

Sarcoidosis and Immune Cells in Lung, Lymph Nodes and Blood

Mar 2nd, 2023 - Background: Sarcoidosis is an inflammatory disease, most commonly affecting the lungs and intrathoracic lymph nodes but can affect virtually any organ, sometimes manifesting as life threatening cardiac arrythmias. Some patients resolve spontaneous...

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News  336 results

Annular Plaques Overlying Hyperpigmented Telangiectatic Patches on the Neck
Elliott D. Herron, BS, Sydney A. Weir, MSPH et. al.

Jan 31st, 2023 - The Diagnosis: Annular Elastolytic Giant Cell Granuloma Histologic examination of the shave biopsies showed a granulomatous infiltrate of small lymphocytes, histiocytes, and multinucleated giant cells. The giant cells have abundant eosinophilic cy.

ILD on the Rise, Doctors Offer Tips for Diagnosing Deadly Disease

Sep 14th, 2022 - Too often, when patients come to see Tejaswini Kulkarni, MD, with shortness of breath and cough and are diagnosed with interstitial lung disease (ILD), they are past the point when treatments would most benefit them. "There is definitely a delay f...

ILD on the rise: Doctors offer tips for diagnosing deadly disease
Thomas R. Collins

Sep 12th, 2022 - Too often, when patients come to see Tejaswini Kulkarni, MD, with shortness of breath and cough and are diagnosed with interstitial lung disease (ILD), they are past the point when treatments would most benefit them. “There is definitely a delay f.

Pain and photophobia

Jul 12th, 2022 - On the basis of the patient's medical history and presentation, this is probably a case of uveitis, a common extra-articular manifestation of psoriatic disease. In fact, the presence of uveitis can help distinguish PsA from osteoarthritis.

Postherpetic Pink, Smooth, Annular Convalescing Plaques
Caroline A. Gerhardt, MD, Sarah Moore, MD et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2022 - The Diagnosis: Granuloma Annulare A biopsy of a lesion on the right flank demonstrated granulomatous inflammation and interstitial mucin (Figure), characteristic of granuloma annulare (GA). 1,2 Granuloma annulare is a relatively common skin disord.

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Patient Education  43 results see all →