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Sjogren's thrombocytopenia.
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PMID:  21751649     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Primary Sjogren's is a multisystem autoimmune disease which predominantly affects the exocrine glands. pSS may occasionally present in an atypical way which may defy correct diagnosis for a considerable period of time. Clinically important immune-mediated cytopenia (or a combination of cytopenias) may be the first manifestation of an occult SS and have only been rarely described with Sjogren's. This case exemplifies the atypical presentation of pSS and hence should be considered in the differential diagnosis of patients with unexplained cytopenias.
Vasantha Kamath; B Prabhakar; Veena; D Lachikarathman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India     Volume:  59     ISSN:  0004-5772     ISO Abbreviation:  J Assoc Physicians India     Publication Date:  2011 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-07-14     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7505585     Medline TA:  J Assoc Physicians India     Country:  India    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  114-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Medicine, Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, Karnataka.
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