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Poor Indicator of Course and Prognosis in Sarcoidosis A proportion (20 percent) of patients who present with sarcoidosis develop chronic pulmonary disease, which is characterized by impaired pulmonary function and eventual fibrosis. Early identification of these patients could ensure more informed clinical decisions aimed at preventing permanent lung injury. Pulmonary fibrosis is characterized by an […]