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Sarcoidosis is an unknown etiology systemic disease. Pathologically, it is characterized by the presence of noncaseating epithelioid-cell granulomas in various organs. The clinical course of sarcoidosis is widely variable. In this report we describe a case of unusual sarcoidosis, presented with submental lymphadenopathy and renal failure with normal chest x-ray.
Please cite this paper as: Maghsoudi AR , Baradaran-Ghahfarokhi M, Ghaed-Amini F, Nasri H, Dehghani Mobarakeh M,Rafieian-Kopaei M. Renal failure and sub mental lymphadenopathy in a 68 years old woman. J Nephropathology. 2012; 1(3): 198-201. DOI:10.5812/nephropathol.8295