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Sarcoidosis Vasculitis and Diffuse Lung Diseses, started its publication online -in addition to print -  with a renewed Editorial Committee comprised of R. Baughman, C. Saltini, U. Costabel, M. Drent, S. Harari, D. Moller, N. Nagai, A. Pesci, V. Poletti, L. Richeldi, P. Rottoli and A. Wells.  Since September 2008, the volume of submissions did significantly increased while the number
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Current Issue

Vol 36 No 3 (2019)

Published: 2019-09-19

Original Articles: Clinical Research

Pharmacological treatment of acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a retrospective study of 88 patients

Susumu Sakamoto, Hirosige Shimizu, Takuma Isshiki, Atsuko Kurosaki, Sakae Homma
Abstract 180 | PDF Downloads 176

Page 176-184

Spirometry, cardiopulmonary exercise testing and the six-minute walk test results in sarcoidosis patients

Arda Kiani, Alireza Eslaminejad, Mohsen Shafeipour, Fatemeh Razavi, Seyyed Reza Seyyedi, Babak Sharif-Kashani, Habib Emami, Mehrdad Bakhshayesh-Karam, Atefeh Abedini
Abstract 222 | PDF Downloads 206

Page 185-194

Radiologic and pathologic characteristics of myeloperoxidase-antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated interstitial lung disease

Misbah Baqir, Eunhee Yi, Thomas Colby, Christian Cox, Jay Ryu, Ulrich Specks
Abstract 132 | PDF Downloads 117

Page 195-201

High incidence of venous thromboembolism but not of coronary artery disease in granulomatosis with polyangiitis in first years after diagnosis

Anna Borowiec, Malgorzata Hadzik-Blaszczyk, Ilona Kowalik, Tomasz Rusinowicz, Renata Krupa, Piotr Kandyba, Ewa Jozefik, Anna Gawalkiewicz, Jan Jankowski, Katarzyna Zycinska
Abstract 91 | PDF Downloads 73

Page 202-208

Role of cytomorphology in the diagnosis of sarcoidosis in subjects undergoing endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration

Valliappan Muthu, Nalini Gupta, Sahajal Dhooria, Inderpaul Singh Sehgal, Kuruswamy Thurai Prasad, Ashutosh Nath Aggarwal, Ritesh Agarwal
Abstract 79 | PDF Downloads 77

Page 209-216

Effectiveness and tolerability of methotrexate in pulmonary sarcoidosis: A single center real-world study

Chuling Fang, Qian Zhang, Na Wang, Xiaoyan Jing, Zuojun Xu
Abstract 116 | PDF Downloads 93

Page 217-227

A prospective study of patients diagnosed with sarcoidosis: Factors - environmental exposure, health assessment, and genetic outlooks

Louis B. Caruana, Gerald D. Redwine, Rodney E. Rohde, Chris J. Russian
Abstract 204 | PDF Downloads 1044 Appendix suppl Downloads 11

Page 228-242

Cigarette smoking and risk of primary systemic vasculitis: a propensity score matching analysis

Alireza Khabbazi, Babak Alinejati, Mehrzad Hajialilo, Morteza Ghojazadeh, Aida Malek Mahdavi
Abstract 92 | PDF Downloads 87

Page 243-250

Letter to the Editor

The role of vitamin K in the etiology of diffuse alveolar hemorrhage

Aalt Bast, Marjolein Drent
Abstract 97 | PDF Downloads 88

Page 251-252

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Online First

A case of Graves’ disease developing with exacerbation of sarcoidosis

Shinya Makino, Yagi Chisako, Naka Mariko, Hirose Sachie, Fujiwara Masayoshi, Ohbayashi Chiho
Abstract 32 | PDF Downloads 28

Are idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients more anxious and depressive than patient’s with other interstitial lung disease?

Enver Yalnız, Gulru Polat, Fatma Ucsular, Sami Deniz, Gulistan Karadeniz, Esra Aydinli, Gorkem Vayisoglu, Aysu Ayranci
Abstract 3 | PDF Downloads 0

The frequency of diastolic dysfunction in patients with sarcoidosis and it’s relationship with HLA DRB1* alleles

Ezgi Ozyilmaz, Rabia Akilli, Ilayda Berk, Ali Deniz, Ozlem Goruroglu Ozturk, Oya Baydar, Yasemin Saygideger, Gulsah Seydaoglu, Eren Erken
Abstract 14 | PDF Downloads 1

Coexistent Takayasu arteritis and sarcoidosis: A case report and review of the literature

Biplab Kumar Saha, Stacey L Burns, Llewellyn Foulke, Marc A Judson
Abstract 25 | PDF Downloads 16