Diagnosis and Treatment of Neurosarcoidosis

Neurosarcoidosis is not as prevalent as the pulmonary form and affects approximately 5-10% of people diagnosed. Any part of the nervous system can be affected including the brain, spinal cord, meninges, peripheral nerves, and cranial nerves. The most common presentation is cranial neuropathy with the facial nerves most frequently involved. Approximately 50-70% of people diagnosed with neurosarcoidosis have cranial neuropathy. Read more about it’s diagnosis and treatment as well as a video presentation about the disease.

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  1. I have a friend who has Sarcoidosis and Pulmonary Hypertension, both which affects the lung/breathing. I see the difficulties on a daily basis that she suffers with. She has lost about 100 lbs in the last year and is working to have her lung transplant soon. Sarcoidosis is such a mystery to me. Thanks for this article, I know this article speaks about Neurosarcoidosis, but it was very insightful. Thanks again.

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    1. Basil Rene says:

      You are very welcome. Sorry about your friend’s condition and that it is so serious. I hope that she sees improvement or gets her transplant soon. It’s a difficult disease because every case is so very different. Thanks for stopping by, following and commenting!


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