Table 2

Bronchoalveolar lavage features of patients with sarcoidosis and control subjects

Cell recoveryAlveolar macrophagesLymphocytesCD4+ T cellsCD8+ T cells
×103×103%×103%×103%×103%
Active sarcoidosis (n=25)333±73249±5874±682±2725±671±2586±511±514±5
Inactive sarcoidosis (n=11)109±31102±2794±45±44±23±258±52±141±5
Controls (n=10)128±27119±2793±39±47±45±259±54±241±4