Meanwhile, Sjogren's Syndrome
is among many rare diseases, for which a global raise awareness campaign is ongoing.
Identification of parotid salivary biomarkers in Sjogren's syndrome
by surface-enhanced laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry and two-dimensional difference gel electrophoresis.
Clinical and morphological features of kidney involvement in primary Sjogren's syndrome
Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis with primary Sjogren's syndrome
Functional bowel symptoms and GnRH antibodies: common findings in patients with primary Sjogren's syndrome
but not in systemic sclerosis.
who calculated the EULAR Sjogren's syndrome
disease activity index (ESSDAI), composed of 12 domains (constitutional, lymphadenopathic, glandular, articular, cutaneous, respiratory, renal, muscular, peripheral nervous system, central nervous system, hematological and biological).
Although you can develop Sjogren's syndrome
at any age, most people are older than 40 at the time of diagnosis.
In the light of these findings, a diagnosis of Sjogren's syndrome
was made and prednisone (10 mg, oral) and methotrexate (10 mg/week, intramuscular) treatment was initiated.
Variants at multiple loci implicated in both innate and adaptive immune responses are associated with Sjogren's syndrome
The diagnosis of primary Sjogren's syndrome
was made based on the American-European Consensus Classification Criteria as follows.
Now, thanks to the NAHP, Professor Ng is leading the way with research into the condition as he has set up the Primary Sjogren's Syndrome
Registry - a national research bio-bank of people with the illness.
Similarly, the diagnosed prevalent cases of primary Sjogren's syndrome
(pSS) will increase from 2,161,973 cases in 2014 to 2,384,551 cases in 2024, while the diagnosed prevalent cases of secondary Sjogren's syndrome
(sSS) will increase from 1,048,417 cases in 2014 to 1,148,874 cases in 2024.