Cite this page: Weisenberg, E. Sarcoidosis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/esophagussarcoidosis.html. Accessed October 22nd, 2018.
Definition / general
- Rare; usually associated with pulmonary sarcoidosis (GI Motility Online: Oral, Pharyngeal and Esophageal Motility Disorders in Systemic Diseases [Accessed 16 January 2018])
- In GI tract, gastric involvement is most common
- Rarely associated with scleroderma (Ann Med Interne (Paris) 1996;147:590)