• World Association of Sarcoidosis
  • Joint Statement of the American Thoracic Society (ATS), the European Respiratory Society (ERS) and the World Association of Sarcoidosis and Other Granulomatous Disorders (WASOG) adopted by the ATS Board of Directors and by the ERS Executive Committee, February 1999," American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine , vol. 160, no. 2, pp. 736-755, 1999. (hindawi.com)
  • tissue
  • 4. The concern that tuberculosis or lymphoma may simulate stage I sarcoidosis (S1S) is used to justify tissue verification. (bmj.com)
  • Sarcoidosis affecting the lungs can permanently damage the tissue occurring between the air sacs, thereby causing breathing difficulties. (hubpages.com)
  • Caucasians
  • A possible explanation for this disparity is that some of the Caucasians in whom sarcoidosis was initially diagnosed late in life had unascertained beryllium exposure. (bmj.com)