Sarcoidosis and concomitant pneumonia

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino


Prolonged cough with elevated inflammatory markers.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male


Consolidation on the right and hilar structure raised suspicion and lead to CT scan. Also note the left lower lobe pneumonia.



Pneumonic infiltration in the left lower lobe and right middle lobe. Also nodular consolidation in the left lower lobe and micronodular densities throughout. Mediastinal and hilar lymphadenopathy.

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Case information

rID: 15680
Published: 31st Oct 2011
Last edited: 5th Nov 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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