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Sarcoidosis

Definition: An disease that leads to inflammation, usually in the lungs, skin, or lymph nodes. Characterized by the formation of granulomas which contain giant cells.

Pronunciation: sahr″koi-do´sis

Body System: Lymphatic

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ICD10 Codes Containing Term: sarcoidosis

CodeDescription
D86.0 Sarcoidosis of lung
D86.1 Sarcoidosis of lymph nodes
D86.2 Sarcoidosis of lung with sarcoidosis of lymph nodes
D86.3 Sarcoidosis of skin
D86.82 Multiple cranial nerve palsies in sarcoidosis
D86.89 Sarcoidosis of other sites
D86.9 Sarcoidosis, unspecified


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