Sjögren's Before Sjögren: Did Henrik Sjögren (1899-1986) Really Discover Sjögren's Disease?


The idiom Sjögren’s disease was named after Henrik Sjögren (1899–1986) a Swedish ophthalmologist who was the first person identified a group of women and correlated the triad of keratoconjuctiva sicca, xerostomia and polyarthritis [1]. He graduated in Medicine in 1918 from Karolinska Institute and qualified as a physician in 1927. His keen passion for… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12663-011-0303-0


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