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Muscle cramps in the calf as presenting symptom of sarcoidosis.
  1. M Janssen,
  2. B A Dijkmans,
  3. F Eulderink
  1. Department of Rheumatology, University Hospital, Leiden, The Netherlands.


    A patient is described, who presented with pain in the calf due to a palpable nodule as the presenting symptom of sarcoidosis. The patient was treated with rest and diclofenac, followed by intralesional injections with triamcinolone hexacetonide and became free from pain.

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