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Facts About Sjögren’s Syndrome

Sjögren’s Syndrome is an autoimmune disorder. This means a hyperactive immune system is mistakenly attacking its own tissues and organs. In this case, the immune system is attacking the eyes and mouth. Hence, Sjögren’s Syndrome is characterized by dry eyes and dry mouth. This condition affects the mucous membranes and moisture-secreting glands in the eyes and mouth. As the condition …

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