Table. 1—

Clinical features at time of diagnosis in 14 necrotising sarcoid granulomatosis patients

FeaturesPatients
Smoking habits
 Nonsmokers9 (64)
 Ex-smokers1 (7)
 Smokers4 (29)
Respiratory manifestations8 (57)
 Cough5 (36)
 Dyspnoea4 (29)
  Exertional4 (29)
  At rest0 (0)
 Chest pain4 (29)
Extrarespiratory manifestations12 (86)
 Systemic symptoms8 (57)
  Easily tired7 (50)
  Fever5 (36)
  Weight loss4 (29)
  Night sweats2 (14)
 Arthralgia5 (36)
 Ocular manifestations3 (21)
 Sicca syndrome2 (14)
 Neurological symptoms1 (7)
 Nasal symptoms1 (7)
 Skin involvement1 (7)
Physical findings
 Crackles1 (7)
 Joint swelling1 (7)
 Splenomegaly1 (7)
  • Data are presented as n (%).