International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Open Access | Fully Refereed | Peer Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064


Downloads: 134

Research Paper | Dental Science | Iraq | Volume 6 Issue 5, May 2017


The Incidence of Secondary Sjogren Syndrome in Relation to Disease Activity & Disease Duration of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

Fatma A. Abdulkareem, Fawaz D. AL-Aswad, Mohammed H. Alasami


Abstract: Background Secondary sjogren syndrome is a chronic autoimmune disease that associated with connective tissue disorders most commonly Rheumatoid arthritis. Aim of the work to evaluate the incidence of secondary Sjogren syndrome in relation to disease activity & disease duration of Rheumatoid arthritis. Methods 61 Rheumatoid arthritis patients of either gender with age range (25- 60) y. , of them (31 patients with Secondary sjogren syndrome diagnosed according to American-European Consensus Group criteria (AECC) & 30 Rheumatoid arthritis patients diagnosed clinically by rheumatology specialists) both of them evaluated clinically by DAS28-score & subjected to questionnaire including duration of the disease. Result a comparison between two studied diseased groups using ROC curve, showed highly significant differences at p =0.018 regardind disease duration, and secondary sjogren group revealed long duration than Rheumatoid arthritis group. while no relation could be found between DAS28 & occurrence of secondary Sjogren syndrome. Conclusion the occurrence of secondary sjogren syndrome affected by disease duration but independent of DAS28 Rheumatoid arthritis.


Keywords: secondary Sjogren syndrome, Rheumatoid arthritis, Disease duration, Disease Activity 28


Edition: Volume 6 Issue 5, May 2017,


Pages: 97 - 100


How to Cite this Article?

Fatma A. Abdulkareem, Fawaz D. AL-Aswad, Mohammed H. Alasami, "The Incidence of Secondary Sjogren Syndrome in Relation to Disease Activity & Disease Duration of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=ART20172954, Volume 6 Issue 5, May 2017, 97 - 100

How to Share this Article?

Enter Your Email Address


Similar Articles with Keyword 'Rheumatoid arthritis'

Downloads: 125

Research Paper, Dental Science, India, Volume 6 Issue 6, June 2017

Pages: 1470 - 1473

Relationship between Generalized Aggressive Periodontitis and Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Case Control Study

Dr Sreeraj Rajappan, Dr Rosamma Joseph, Dr Binoy J Paul

Share this Article

Downloads: 146

Research Paper, Dental Science, Iraq, Volume 7 Issue 3, March 2018

Pages: 253 - 257

Arthrocentesis for the Treatment of Internal Derangement (Evaluatet Clinico-Arthrography)

Hisham Mohammed Ali Khalil

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'secondary'

Downloads: 1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙1

Case Studies, Dental Science, India, Volume 10 Issue 9, September 2021

Pages: 1179 - 1182

Endodontic Management of Extra Oral Sinus in Mandibular Canine with CBCT and 6 Month Follow - Up

Vishakha Malhotra, Akshay Arya

Share this Article

Downloads: 112 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙1

Research Paper, Dental Science, Iraq, Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017

Pages: 1846 - 1848

Abdominal Obesity and Dental Caries among Woman in Baghdad City / Iraq (Cross Sectional Study)

Raya R. Al-dafaai, Ban S. Diab

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'syndrome'

Downloads: 185

Research Paper, Dental Science, Indonesia, Volume 8 Issue 4, April 2019

Pages: 285 - 289

Oral Hygiene Level of Down Syndrome Children in Bandung City

Natasha Aulia Kesuma, Meirina Gartika, Eka Chemiawan, Williyanti Soewondo

Share this Article

Downloads: 104

Research Paper, Dental Science, India, Volume 9 Issue 7, July 2020

Pages: 538 - 540

Effect of Curcumin and Artemisinin - Future Perspective on COVID-19

Dr. M. Shanthi, Dr. R. Raju Ganesh

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Rheumatoid'

Downloads: 125

Research Paper, Dental Science, India, Volume 6 Issue 6, June 2017

Pages: 1470 - 1473

Relationship between Generalized Aggressive Periodontitis and Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Case Control Study

Dr Sreeraj Rajappan, Dr Rosamma Joseph, Dr Binoy J Paul

Share this Article

Downloads: 146

Research Paper, Dental Science, Iraq, Volume 7 Issue 3, March 2018

Pages: 253 - 257

Arthrocentesis for the Treatment of Internal Derangement (Evaluatet Clinico-Arthrography)

Hisham Mohammed Ali Khalil

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'arthritis'

Downloads: 114

Case Studies, Dental Science, India, Volume 6 Issue 8, August 2017

Pages: 1727 - 1730

Temporomandibular Joint Ankylosis ? A Sequelae To Neonatal Septic Arthritis

Dr. Sreedevi P U, Dr. Sreela L S, Dr Philip Mathew

Share this Article

Downloads: 125

Research Paper, Dental Science, India, Volume 6 Issue 6, June 2017

Pages: 1470 - 1473

Relationship between Generalized Aggressive Periodontitis and Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Case Control Study

Dr Sreeraj Rajappan, Dr Rosamma Joseph, Dr Binoy J Paul

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Disease'

Downloads: 136

Review Papers, Dental Science, India, Volume 8 Issue 2, February 2019

Pages: 1288 - 1289

Fighting Stress with Root Canal

Anu Vashisht

Share this Article

Downloads: 1

Review Papers, Dental Science, India, Volume 10 Issue 6, June 2021

Pages: 213 - 217

Periodontal Disease and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes

Dr. Maya Mhaske, Dr. Mithila Kakade, Dr. Sushma Belkhede, Dr. Kalyani Reddy

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'duration'

Downloads: 102

Research Paper, Dental Science, Iraq, Volume 6 Issue 6, June 2017

Pages: 2017 - 2019

Measuring Tolerance Dose of the Methotrexate for Induction of Oral Mucositis in Dark a Gourti Rat.(Pilot Study)

Dr. Bahaa A. A. Had, Dr. Jamal N. Ahmd

Share this Article

Downloads: 3

Survey Paper, Dental Science, Sri Lanka, Volume 10 Issue 4, April 2021

Pages: 961 - 964

An Assessment of the Information System of Out Patient Dental Clinics in Base Hospitals and Divisional Hospitals in a Selected Regional Director of Health Services Area in Sri Lanka

Onisha Basnayake, Prasanna Jayasekera, T.B Ananda Jayalal

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Activity'

Downloads: 153 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙1

Case Studies, Dental Science, Indonesia, Volume 7 Issue 11, November 2018

Pages: 1228 - 1231

The Use of Oral Screen in Children Patients with Mouth Breathing Habit: A Case Report

Gusti Agung Intan Pratiwi, Meirina Gartika

Share this Article

Downloads: 41

Research Paper, Dental Science, India, Volume 10 Issue 2, February 2021

Pages: 1263 - 1267

Comparative Antimicrobial Efficacy of Chrysopogon Zizanioides and Matricaria Chamomilla along with 5.25% Sodium Hypochlorite and 2% Chlorhexidine against Enterocococcus Faecalis: An In-Vitro Study

Dr. Shashin Shah, Dr. Nidhi Ruparelia, Dr. Vaibhavi Solanki, Dr. Bansri Patel

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword '28'

Downloads: 91

Research Paper, Dental Science, Saudi Arabia, Volume 7 Issue 7, July 2018

Pages: 1418 - 1422

Evaluation of the Level of Attentiveness towards Safety Policies among Dental Staff at Selected Dental Clinics-Saudi Arabia

Dr. Abdulrhman Ali Saleh AlGhamdi, Dr. Ayman Mohammed S. AlShrif

Share this Article

Downloads: 110

Survey Paper, Dental Science, India, Volume 6 Issue 10, October 2017

Pages: 411 - 415

Patients Proclivity towards the Dental College Attached to Hospital or Private Dental Clinic

Harshada Zagade, Karuna Pawashe, Shivsagar Tewary, Pronob Kumar Sanyal

Share this Article
Top