The Pediatric Forum |

Two Unusual Pediatric Presentations of Sarcoidosis

Kathleen Zsolway, DO; Laura N. Sinai, MD; Mark Magnusson, MD, PhD; Walter W. Tunnessen, Jr, MD
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1998;152(4):410-411. doi:10.1001/archpedi.152.4.410.
Text Size: A A A
Published online


Sarcoidosis, a chronic disorder of unknown cause, is uncommon in childhood. We describe 2 presentations, previously unreported, that demonstrate the multisystem nature of this disorder.

Pattishall  ENStrope  GLSpinola  SMDenny  FW Childhood sarcoidosis. J Pediatr. 1986;108169- 178
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1016/S0022-3476(86)80978-7]]
Hetherington  S Sarcoidosis in young children. AJDC. 1982;13613- 15
Robinson  PJOlinsky  A Sarcoidosis in children. Aust Paediatr J. 1986;22291- 293
Vogel  RH Sarcoidosis of early onset: a challenge for the pediatric rheumatologist. Clin Exp Rheum. 1993;11685- 691
Silverstein  ASiltzbacyh  LE Muscle involvement in sarcoidosis. Arch Neurol. 1969;21235- 241
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1001/archneur.1969.00480150025002]]
Jamal  MMCilursu  AMHoffman  EL Sarcoidosis presenting as acute myositis. J Rheumatol. 1988;151868- 1871
Stjernberg  NCajander  STruedsson  HUddenfeldt  P Muscle involvement in sarcoidosis. Acta Med Scand. 1981;209213- 216
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1111/j.0954-6820.1981.tb11579.x]]
Kendig  ELNittu  Y Sarcoidosis in Japanese and American children. Chest. 1980;77514- 516
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1378/chest.77.4.514]]

Sign In to Access Full Content

Don't have Access?

Register and get free email Table of Contents alerts, saved searches, PowerPoint downloads, CME quizzes, and more

Subscribe for full-text access to content from 1998 forward and a host of useful features

Activate your current subscription (AMA members and current subscribers)

Purchase Online Access to this article for 24 hours

First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview





Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).
Submit a Comment


Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Sign In to Access Full Content

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

Articles Related By Topic
Related Topics
PubMed Articles