Mycophenolate mofetil in primary Sjögren's syndrome: a treatment option for agranulocytosis.


The Sjögren's syndrome (SS) is an autoimmune disease characterized by a lymphocytic infiltration of salivary and lacrimal glands. Hematological manifestations of primary SS (pSS) usually consist of mild anemia, thrombocytopenia, moderate neutropenia, and lymphopenia. Agranulocytosis is rarely reported and usually responds to immunosuppression. We report the… (More)


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@article{Fialho2012MycophenolateMI, title={Mycophenolate mofetil in primary Sj{\"o}gren's syndrome: a treatment option for agranulocytosis.}, author={Sonia Cristina de Magalh{\~a}es Souza Fialho and Samuel Brighenti Bergamaschi and Fabr{\'i}cio de Souza Neves and Adriana Fontes Zimmermann and Gl{\'a}ucio Ricardo Werner de Castro and Iv{\^a}nio Alves Pereira}, journal={Revista brasileira de reumatologia}, year={2012}, volume={52 2}, pages={297-9} }