SAMUEL W. DONALDSON, M.D.; ARTHUR C. TOMPSETT, M.D.; ROBERT H. GREKIN, M.D.; ARTHUR C. CURTIS, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Since Schaumann1 first called attention to the systemic manifestations of Boeck's sarcoid, the articles published on the various manifestations of this disease have reached voluminous proportions. It is not the purpose of this paper to review the disease or to enter into the controversy which centers over its etiology. Many excellent reviews2 have been published in recent years, and the reader is referred to these for further information.
It is thought by many workers in the field that sarcoidosis is a non-caseative form of tuberculosis. Certainly it is often difficult or impossible to differentiate the two diseases on the basis
DONALDSON SW, TOMPSETT AC, GREKIN RH, CURTIS AC. SARCOIDOSIS. V. THE EFFECTS OF PREGNANCY ON THE COURSE OF THE DISEASE1. Ann Intern Med. 1951;34:1213–1218. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-34-5-1213
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