Clinical case of tuberculous pleurisy in sarcoidosis patient


In recent years, there has been an increase in cases of sarcoidosis in our country. Cases of a combination of tuberculosis and sarcoidosis are observed. A clinical case of the development of tuberculous pleurisy in patients with pulmonary sarcoidosis, who had previously received courses of glucocorticosteroid therapy, is presented. The tuberculous etiology of pleurisy was established by microbiological detection of the pathogen in the exudate and biopsy and histological examination.

Keywords: sarcoidosis, tuberculosis, pleurisy


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How to Cite
Nikolaeva, O. (2022). Clinical case of tuberculous pleurisy in sarcoidosis patient. Infusion & Chemotherapy, (2), 8-10.

Author Biography

O.D. Nikolaeva, National University of Healthcare of Ukraine named after P.L. Shupyk, Kyiv, Ukraine

Nikolaeva Olga Dmytrivna
Department of phthisiology and pulmonology, National university of healthcare of Ukraine named after P.L. Shupyk.
9, Dorohozhytska st., Kyiv, 04112, Ukraine.