Necrotizing sarcoid granulomatosis of the lung in a 12-year-old boy with an atypical clinical course

Pediatric Pulmonology, 04/30/2012

Necrotizing sarcoid granulomatosis (NSG) is a disorder of unknown etiology, rarely described in childhood, belonging to the heterogeneous group of the pulmonary angiitis and granulomatosis. One of the characteristics of NSG is to have typically a benign clinical course with minimal treatment with systemic steroids or even with no therapy at all.

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