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Case Series Demonstrating Improvement in Chronic Cutaneous Sarcoidosis Following Treatment With TNF Inhibitors

Karolyn A. Wanat, MD; Misha Rosenbach, MD
Arch Dermatol. 2012;148(9):1097-1100. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2012.1322.
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The tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors have been successfully used in the treatment of sarcoidosis, with improvement noted in recalcitrant cutaneous lesions.1,2

Correspondence: Dr Rosenbach, Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania, Maloney Bldg, 3600 Spruce St, Second Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (misha.rosenbach@uphs.upenn.edu).

Financial Disclosure: Dr Rosenbach is an investigator for Centocor/Johnson & Johnson.

Funding/Support: This research was partially funded by a Dermatology Foundation Career Development Grant (Dr Rosenbach).

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Figure. Clinical improvement in patient 1 (A and B), treated with adalimumab, and patient 4 (C and D), treated with infliximab. A and C, Before treatment with the tumor necrosis factor inhibitor; B and D, after treatment noted in the Table.




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