Sjogren's Syndrome

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Sj gren's syndrome , also known as "Jan Mikulicz-Radecki disease" and "Sicca syndrome", is a systemic autoimmune disease i...
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Lip Biopsy & Sjogren's Syndrome

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lucky! I have Sjogrens (diagnosed with lip biopsy) and am...
" Hi lucky! I have Sjogrens (diagnosed with lip biopsy) and am on generic Plaquenil 200 mg twice a day (400 total). I have been fortunate and not had the nausea, but I also haven't seen... "

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and the most recent one is treating it as Sjogrens...
" ...not firmly diagnose me with Sjogrens. I had a negative lip biopsy and positive labs. I have had several rheumatologists and the most recent one is treating it as Sjogrens and possible sarcoidosis ... "

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have enough to prove you have sjogrens, you dont need a lip...
" ...enough to prove you have sjogrens, you dont need a lip biopsy..I would tell them..no way, just my opinion. Start with the plaquenil and go from there....first line... "

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My sjogrens started with horrible dry mouth,...
" ...for sjogrens and I even had a lip biopsy which came back negative. After doing some research through this web site and my own reading I convinced my rheumy to prescribe me plaquinel 200 mg 2x daily... "

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Thankfully my docs are treating me for sjogrens regardless...
" ...and it's partner AI's are ALL confusing. My lip biopsy was negative too (and ...of sjogrens, just am seronegative. Thankfully my docs are treating me for sjogrens regardless of seronegative and... "

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in different places is out of control. The sjogrens...
" ...felt I needed it. Maybe I should now....pain in different places is out of control. The sjogrens is already a definate with lip biopsy and all. Its just that ...that pointed to just Sjogrens ... "

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be given the same treatment as some with Sjogren's even...
" ...Tissue Disease/ Early Sjogren's Syndrome. My lip biopsy ...the diagnosis. You'll be given the same treatment as some with Sjogren's even if you don't have the diagnosis. I've been on Plaquenil ... "

Bluejeans - I have been checked for Sjogren's. 5 yrs ago...
" ...Sjogren's has also been negative. I did have a positive Shirmer's. Symptomatically, however, - it's a perfect fit. Rheumy gave me an Rx for Evoxac, but I read up on it, and chickened out.... "

and he believed I had Sjogren's. A lip biopsy was positive....
" ...biopsy was positive. I have aching joints, sore muscles,mild eye dryness, mouth dryness and burning, taste dysfunction, unbelievable fatigue, dry lips, ears, and skin, and psoriasis. Not to mention... "

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similar. I have primary Sjogren's diagnosed my lip...
" ...Sjogren's diagnosed my lip biopsy and nuclear scan. Neg. antibodies for SS AND for RA. My other inflammatory levels are usually normal too so I am seronegative all around. However I respond well... "

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