|Jason Carr, MD didn't need a test to know what this is|
Almost 40 years after the publication of their article, we still are not consistently following the axioms of the threshold approach. Here are several recent examples:
A 20-something black woman presents with cough, weight loss, massive hilar and mediastinal lymphadenopathy and interstitial parenchymal changes. She is scheduled for a bronchoscopy and EBUS to confirm the diagnosis of sarcoidosis prior to initiating corticosteroids.