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J Strausz, M Q Joachim, F Rudolf
Current concepts of the immunopathology of sarcoidosis claim a central role for activated pulmonary T-lymphocytes in the maintenance of inflammatory processes. We hypothesized that the pulmonary sarcoidosis disease activity could be monitored by the measurement of serum levels of sIL-2R. We evaluated the sIL-2R in 28 sarcoidosis patients at multiple time points before, during and after therapy and compared the results with the clinical activity of the disease. Before therapy out of 24 episodes with active disease 20 exhibited elevated levels of sIL-2R...
August 18, 1991: Orvosi Hetilap
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