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Sjogren's Syndrome

Sjogren's syndrome is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by decreased lacrimal and salivary gland secretion. This causes dry eyes (keratoconjunctivitis sicca) and dry mouth (xerostomia), which are hallmarks of this condition. Secretions are also diminished in other ...

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