Cutaneous vasculitis in primary Sjögren syndrome: classification and clinical significance of 52 patients

"To analyze the different clinical and histologic types of cutaneous vasculitis in patients with primary Sjo¨gren syndrome (SS), we investigated the clinical and immunologic characteristics of 558 consecutive patients with primary SS from our units and selected those with clinical evidence of c...

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Autores Principales: Ramos-Casals, Manuel, Anaya, Juan-Manuel, García-Carrasco, Mario, Bové, Albert, Claver, Gisela, Diaz, Luis-Aurelio, Herrero, Carmen, Font, Josep Jose´ Rosas, M
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: Williams & Wilkins 2004
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/27458
https://doi.org/10.1097/01.md.0000119465.24818.98
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Sumario:"To analyze the different clinical and histologic types of cutaneous vasculitis in patients with primary Sjo¨gren syndrome (SS), we investigated the clinical and immunologic characteristics of 558 consecutive patients with primary SS from our units and selected those with clinical evidence of cutaneous lesions, excluding drug reactions and xeroderma. All patients fulfilled 4 or more of the diagnostic criteria for SS proposed by the European Community Study Group in 1993. A total of 89 (16%) patients presented with cutaneous involvement (88 female patients and 1 male; mean age, 51.8 yr)"