Sarcoidosis Complications
Sarcoidosis Complications

5 Most Commmon Sarcoidosis Complications in Adults

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Sarcoidosis Complications

Sarcoidosis disease can generally heal by itself. However, some cases of sarcoidosis complications may develop into other disorders of the affected area or organ:

  1. Major nervous system disorders that occur due to the formation of granulomas in the brain and spinal cord, such as paralysis of the facial nerve.
  2. Permanent scarring of the lungs resulting in difficulty breathing.
  3. Inflammation of the eyes that can lead to cataracts, glaucoma, to permanent blindness.
  4. Granulomas that form in the heart will cause abnormalities in heartbeat as well as other disorders. In rare cases it can lead to death.
  5. Sarcoidosis Disease can lead to renal failure because this condition also affects the body’s control of calcium.

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