Sjogren’s syndrome

What is Sjogren’s syndrome?

It is a chronic autoimmune disorder. it destroys the exocrine gland specially salivary gland.

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I had a high IgG -
showing polyclonal gammapathy

November- Had XXXXXXX 1:80 speckled
April- XXXXXXX 1:160 speckled
Dr Proposed it was Lupus maybe -...

doctor1 MD

Hi,

Thank you for writing in.

Your symptoms of dry eyes, dry throat, joint pains ,low grade fever, are consistent with Sjogrens syndrome.

This...

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I wake up with a shaking hand and sometimes two shaking hands. I think I can relate it to taking Nyquil. XXXXXXX...

doctor1 MD

Hi,

Thanks for posting your query.

After going through your query, I would like to comment the following:

1. You are a diagnosed case of Sjogrens syndrome...

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I have been experiencing dry mouth and eyes, heightened sense of smell and now have a metallic taste in my mouth. I also have had a loss of...

doctor1 MD

Hi XXXXXX,

Thanks for writing us.

Dry mouth, dry eyes, heightened sense of smell and metallic taste - all these can be a symptoms of Sjogren...

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