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A 23-year-old female asked:

Hi i have sarcoidosis in my lungs and lymph nodes how common is it to spread and can i get any other illnesses from having sarcoidosis?

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Dr. William Cappaert
Ophthalmology 61 years experience
Get an eye exam: Sarcoidosis can produce an inflammation in the eyes called iritis or anterior uveitis. Signs of it would be found on an eye exam. As long as the sarcoidosis is active you need yearly eye exams. If one or both of your eyes gets red and painful with blurred vision see an ophthalmologist immediately.
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