How is sarcoidosis distinguished from multiple sclerosis (MS)?

Updated: Oct 08, 2019
  • Author: Christopher Luzzio, MD; Chief Editor: Jasvinder Chawla, MD, MBA  more...
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Sarcoidosis involves the CNS in approximately 5% of cases. Concomitant pial involvement is frequently encountered. Gadolinium enhancement of the pia and white matter lesions on MRI is usually the rule.


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