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What is sjogrens syndrome?

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Dr. Douglas Mund
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: An autoimmune diseas

Sjögren's is an autoimmune disease where the body "turns against itself" and makes antibodies against the mucous secreting areas of the body- the eyes mouth respiratory and genitourinary it is mostly associated as the dry eyes dry mouth syndrome .
Other features may include arthritis and kidney disease. It is vital that you see a rheumatologist to evaluate yourcsymptoms make the correct diagnosis a.

In brief: An autoimmune diseas

Sjögren's is an autoimmune disease where the body "turns against itself" and makes antibodies against the mucous secreting areas of the body- the eyes mouth respiratory and genitourinary it is mostly associated as the dry eyes dry mouth syndrome .
Other features may include arthritis and kidney disease. It is vital that you see a rheumatologist to evaluate yourcsymptoms make the correct diagnosis a.
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Sjogrens Syndrome

Sjogrens syndrome is an auto immune disease.
Symptoms of sjogrens syndrome are generalised dryness, dry mouth, dry eyes, and skin, nose and vaginal dryness rhematoid arthritis it may affect other organs like, kidneys, lungs, pancreas, blood vessels, nervous system, liver and brain it affects more women than men in9to1proportin.

In brief: Sjogrens Syndrome

Sjogrens syndrome is an auto immune disease.
Symptoms of sjogrens syndrome are generalised dryness, dry mouth, dry eyes, and skin, nose and vaginal dryness rhematoid arthritis it may affect other organs like, kidneys, lungs, pancreas, blood vessels, nervous system, liver and brain it affects more women than men in9to1proportin.
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