Development of additional autoimmune diseases in a population of patients with primary Sjogren's syndrome
Neurological manifestations of primary Sjogren's syndrome
Based on data available from rituximab's efficacy in autoimmune cytopenias, we can extrapolate that it would be useful in the treatment of cytopenias associated with Sjogren's syndrome
Two common symptoms of Sjogren's syndrome
that are often overlooked, ignored or underdiagnosed are keratitis sicca and xerostomia, which are more commonly known as dry eye and dry mouth, respectively.
Nonspecific interstitial pneumonia as pulmonary involvement of primary Sjogren's syndrome
The Sjogren's Syndrome
Foundation estimates that four million Americans suffer from this disorder; many go undiagnosed.
Dry eye (keratoconjunctivitis sicca) is so common in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, even in those who don't have concomitant Sjogren's syndrome
, that clinicians should always consider it a possibility in RA, said Dr.
I SUFFER from Scleroderma, Sjogren's syndrome
, Raynaud's and other related rheumatological conditions.
Nuclear antibody determinations in Ro-SSA-positive nuclear-negative lupus and Sjogren's syndrome
, Raynaud's phenomenon, fibrositis/fibromyalgia, vasculitis, chronic fatigue syndrome, or multiple sclerosis.
95), author Sefra Kobrin Pitzele draws on first-hand experience with lupus and Sjogren's syndrome
to help readers deal with the emotional turmoil of chronic diseases and their toll on family relationships.
Women also predominate in other autoimmune diseases from rheumatoid arthritis to Sjogren's syndrome