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can sarcoidosis develop into asthma or emphysema?

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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
No.: People with sarcoidosis can certainly have asthma or emphysema, but not as a result of sarcoid changes.
Answered on Dec 6, 2014
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