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I have been diagnosed with chronic granulomata in the

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I have been diagnosed with chronic granulomata in the spleen. I have several auto immune issues and wonder about sarcoidosis. What can you tell me with regard to treatment?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Hello,
Thank you for your question.
I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.

Sarcoidosis can affect spleen.

The treatment would include steroid.

Other treatment options are immunomodulating agents like methotrexate, chloroquine, azathioprine, cyclophosphamide, infliximab etc.

Doctor can start with steroid.

In granulomatous disease, stem cell transplant can be considered.

In this condition, antifungal, antibiotic can be required.

INF -gamma therapy can be used.

I hope this information helps.
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