Case Studies | Radiological Sciences | India | Volume 8 Issue 10, October 2019
A Case Report of Sjogrens Syndrome
Dr. Abinaya .R, Dr. Sai Shankar
Sjogrens syndrome is an autoimmune disorder characterized by dry eyes (kerato conjunctivitis sicca), dry mouth (xerostomia) and glandular destruction ( parotid and lacrimal glands). Sjogrens syndrome may be primary or secondary. On examination, parotid glad appears soft and swollen. Radiological imaging shows enlarged gland with multiple internal cystic areas. Histological examination of gland shows lymphocytic infiltration.
Keywords: Sjogren's syndrome, Sialography, Parotid enlargement.
Edition: Volume 8 Issue 10, October 2019
Pages: 906 - 909
How to Cite this Article?
Dr. Abinaya .R, Dr. Sai Shankar, "A Case Report of Sjogrens Syndrome", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART20202003, Volume 8 Issue 10, October 2019, 906 - 909
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