ACE (angiotensin converting enzyme) serum levels
From Standard of Care
ACE plays a role in regulation of vascular homeostasis.
ACE plays a role in hematopoiesis stimulation.
The renin angiotensin system activation may enhance erythropoiesis and may be associated with secondary erythrocytosis.
Elevated levels in 75% of untreated sarcoid patients.
Up to 10% of elevated ACE levels seen in non sarcoid conditions.