Sarcoidosis

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Key articles

Lynch JP 3rd. Computed tomographic scanning in sarcoidosis. Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2003;24:393-418. Abstract

Reference articles

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36. Baughman RP, Judson MA, Teirstein AS, et al. Thalidomide for chronic sarcoidosis. Chest. 2002;122:227-232. Abstract

37. Droitcourt C, Rybojad M, Porcher R, et al. A randomized, investigator-masked, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial on thalidomide in severe cutaneous sarcoidosis. Chest. 2014;146:1046-1054. Abstract

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