New concepts in the pathogenesis of Sjögren syndrome: many questions, fewer answers.

Abstract

Although a modified European-American consensus classification of Sjögren syndrome has been introduced during the last year, the etiopathogenesis of this disease characterized by chronic lymphocytic inflammation, impaired function, and, finally, destruction of the salivary and lacrimal glands as well as systemic manifestations remains to be elucidated… (More)

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@article{Hansen2003NewCI, title={New concepts in the pathogenesis of Sj{\"o}gren syndrome: many questions, fewer answers.}, author={Arne Hansen and Peter E Lipsky and Thomas Doerner}, journal={Current opinion in rheumatology}, year={2003}, volume={15 5}, pages={563-70} }