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Sjögren's syndrome

[ shœgrĕnz ]
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n.
A syndrome occurring in menopausal women, characterized by keratoconjunctivitis sicca, dryness of mucous membranes, telangiectasias or purpuric spots on the face, and bilateral parotid enlargement; it is often associated with rheumatoid arthritis, Raynaud's phenomenon, and dental caries.sicca syndrome
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Words nearby Sjögren's syndrome

Sjaelland, sjambok, SJC, S.J.D., sjoe, Sjögren's syndrome, S.J. Res., SK, SK8, ska, skag
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