Boeck's disease


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Related to Boeck's disease: Boeck's sarcoid

Boeck's disease, Boeck's sarcoid

sarcoidosis

systemic granulomatous disease of unknown cause, causing pulmonary fibrosis and generalized granuloma formation

Boeck's disease (b/kks),

n.pr See sarcoidosis.

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Q. SARCOIDOSIS is it a lung disease?

A. It's an autoimmune disease that may affect almost every organ in the body, although involvement of the lung is the most common (90%), therefore it may be perceived as a lung disease. It may damage the lungs, nut not only them.

You may read more here:
www.mayoclinic.com/health/sarcoidosis/DS00251

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