Pulmonary manifestations of primary Sjögren's syndrome.

@article{Sarkar2009PulmonaryMO,
  title={Pulmonary manifestations of primary Sj{\"o}gren's syndrome.},
  author={Pralay Kumar Sarkar and Nick R Patel and Richard A. Furie and Arunabh Talwar},
  journal={The Indian journal of chest diseases & allied sciences},
  year={2009},
  volume={51 2},
  pages={
          93-101
        }
}
Sjögren's syndrome (SS) is a complex autoimmune exocrinopathy with multifactorial pathogenesis and multisystem manifestation. It is called primary Sjögren's syndrome (PSS) when the manifestations are seen without any other co-existent rheumatic diseases. The incidence of respiratory system involvement varies widely in the reported medical literature, partly due to lack of a universal agreement over the diagnostic criteria of the disease and the type of study methods employed. Respiratory system… CONTINUE READING

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