Name  Sarcoidosis
Related to/Also known as  Neurosarcoidosis
Symptoms Sarcoidosis is a systemic disorder, which can affect any organ of the body, most commonly the lungs, skin and eyes. Cells cluster together in tiny nodules or sarcoid granulomas, as an inflammatory response to infection or another cause. The disease can range from a mild, self-limiting condition to a severe, chronic and progressive illness.
Useful National contacts

SILA (Sarcoidosis and Interstitial Lung Association)
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Telephone 020 3389 7221
Find your nearest support group:
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Online resources Sarcoidosis (NHS Choices)
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Our resources

The library at The Brain Charity has a range of reference resources on this condition and on a wide range of disability related issues.