Online Medical Diagnosis of Medical and Psychiatric Disorders - The National Medical Society

 

Sjogren's Syndrome

 

Has the patient had dry eyes every day for more than 3 months, a recurrent sensation of sand or gravel in the eyes, or used of tear substitutes more than three times a day

Yes No

Has the patient had a daily feeling of dry mouth for more than 3 months, swollen salivary glands, or used liquids to aid in swallowing dry food?

Yes No

Does the patient have a positive Schirmer's I eye test?

Yes No

Does the patient have a positive minor salivary gland biopsy?

Yes No

Does the patient have a positive salivary scintigraphy, parotid sialography, or salivary flow test?

Yes No

Does the patient have antibodies to Ro(SS-A) or La(SS-B), antinuclear antibodies, or rheumatoid factor

Yes No

Are three or more of  the above items  present? Yes    No 

 

Judith Harper, MD

 

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