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Sarcoidosis of the central nervous system
  1. A. C. Douglas,
  2. A. F. J. Maloney
  1. Department of Respiratory Diseases, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh
  2. Department of Neuropathology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh


    Six patients with sarcoidosis of the central nervous system are described. Pathological confirmation was obtained by brain biopsy in two patients and at necropsy in two; in two patients the diagnosis was presumptive and was made on the evidence of multisystem involvement. The symptomatology, methods of diagnosis, and results of treatment are discussed.

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