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a tumor composed of granulation tissue resulting from injury or inflammation or infection

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Sarcoid granulomas in the right ventricular wall are shown in Figure 4 and in the left ventricular wall in Figure S.
In the heart, the myocardium of the left ventricular free wall is the most common location of sarcoid granulomas, followed by the septum, right ventricle, and atria.
Histologically, sarcoid granulomas are rather superficial compared with Crohn.
For example, sarcoid granulomas can appear in the brain, spinal cord, and facial and optic nerves.
93,94) This distribution also explains why transbronchial biopsies are so effective in detecting sarcoid granulomas.
3) The diagnosis of gastric sarcoidosis is dependent on histologic evidence of sarcoid granulomas on mucosal biopsies.