Medical Dictionary: Boeck's disease


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Boeck's disease: Another name for Sarcoidosis.
Boeck's disease (condition): Rare autoimmune disease usually affecting the lungs.

Boeck's disease: Sarcoidosis is a disease due to inflammation. It can appear in almost any body organ, but most often starts in the lungs or lymph nodes. 1

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1. excerpt from NHLBI, Sarcoidosis: NHLBI

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