How common is the finding of noncaseating granulomas (NCGs) in patients with cardiac sarcoidosis?

Updated: Sep 15, 2020
  • Author: Nader Kamangar, MD, FACP, FCCP, FCCM; Chief Editor: Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP  more...
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Approximately 25% of patients may have noncaseating granulomas (NCGs) at autopsy, but less than 5% have clinical cardiac disease.


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