Sarcoid-like reaction in a patient recovering from coronavirus disease 19 pneumonia
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Deng, April C.
Amano, Shinya U.
Levin, Nikki A.
O'Brien, Mary Callery
UMass Chan AffiliationsDepartment of Pediatrics
Department of Internal Medicine
Department of Pathology
Department of Dermatology
Document TypeJournal Article
Keywordscoronavirus disease 2019
dermatologic manifestations of disease
severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
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AbstractAs coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases continue to increase, so do the reported extrapulmonary manifestations of this disease. To date, described dermatologic manifestations of COVID-19 include pernio-like acral nodules, dengue fever–like petechiae, vesiculobullous eruptions, pityriasis rosea and viral-like exanthems, retiform purpura, and livedo reticularis.1 We describe a patient with new-onset, biopsy confirmed sarcoid-like reaction in the setting of COVID-19 pneumonia and postulate a role for this immunologic reaction in hastening disease recovery.
Behbahani S, Baltz J, Droms R, Deng AC, Amano SU, Levin NA, O'Brien MC, Wiss K. Sarcoid-like reaction in a patient recovering from coronavirus disease 19 pneumonia. JAAD Case Rep. 2020 Jul 24;6(9):915–7. doi: 10.1016/j.jdcr.2020.07.026. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32837988; PMCID: PMC7378473. Link to article on publisher's site
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