Nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, nasopharynx
Inflammatory / infectious lesions
Sarcoidosis

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 17 May 2018, last major update November 2004

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PubMed Search: Sarcoidosis[TI] nasal[TIAB]

Cite this page: Pernick, N. Sarcoidosis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/nasalsarcoidosis.html. Accessed November 21st, 2018.
Definition / general
  • 5% of patients have upper airway involvement, usually in nasal septum or inferior turbinate
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Granulomas without caseous necrosis
Differential diagnosis