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A 36-year-old male asked about a 62-year-old female:

Hi. my mothers suffers goujerot schjgren syndrom and her case doesn't seem to improve. i would like to know latest treatment of this disease. thanks?

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Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 56 years experience
Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) is used: Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) or hysroxychloroquine its generic is used most of the time. If there are other issues other medications are used. She should see a Rheumatologist. Sjogrens can involve many parts of the body and therapy depends on what ssytems are involved

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