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CASE REPORT
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 33  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 148-151

A Rare Case of Sarcoidosis Presenting as Diffuse Contracturing Granulomatous Myositis on Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography


1 Department of Internal Medicine, MIOT International, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Department of Nuclear Medicine, MIOT International, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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Dr. Piyush Chandra
Department of Nuclear Medicine, MIOT international, Manapakkam, Chennai - 600 056, Tamil Nadu
India
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DOI: 10.4103/ijnm.IJNM_154_17

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Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) is an established imaging modality in diagnosis and treatment response monitoring of sarcoidosis. Multisystemic involvement of sarcoidosis is characteristically seen on PET/CT; however, isolated organ involvement is rare. We describe here a case of a 52-year-old male with generalized muscle weakness, an extremely rare clinical manifestation of sarcoidosis.


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