Name Neurosarcoidosis
Related to/Also known as Sarcoidosis
Symptoms of Neurosarcoidosis

"Neurosarcoidosis is a complication of sarcoidosis, in which inflammation occurs in the brain, spinal cord, and other areas of the nervous system.

"Sarcoidosis is a long-term  disorder that affects many parts of the body, mostly the lungs. In a small number of patients, the disease involves some part of the nervous system. This is called neurosarcoidosis."

Source: MedlinePlus
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Useful national contacts SILA (The U.K. Sarcoidosis Charity)
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Online resources Neurosarcoidosis (Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust)
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Our resources

The library at The Brain Charity has a range of resources on Neurosarcoidosis and on a wide range of disability-related issues.

Visit our library to read our copy of the Sarcoidosis journal article "Neurosarcoidosis" by Elizabeth Graham and D. Geraint James.