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Sarcoidosis

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06/30/2010

Question:

does saccoidosis cause icthing all over the body

Answer:

Dear Sir/Madam- Sarcoidosis can present with generalized "itching", the medical term for which is "pruritis". However, other causes, such as allergic reactions or hematological disorders (e.g., lymphoma), should also be considered.

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Response by:

Elliott D Crouser, MD Elliott D Crouser, MD
Associate Professor of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University