Comparison of diagnosis and treatment of Sjogren's syndrome in Japan and United States

I. Saito, S. Nishimura, K. Tsubota, N. Miyasaka

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Today, as with western countries, diagnosis and treatment of Sjogren's syndrome (SS) patients in Japan are carried out by a team effort. The clinical manifestations of Japanese SS patients are quite similar also. There are, however, several minor modifications in the diagnosis and treatment of SS patient's in Japan, which are presented in this article.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)673-682
Number of pages10
JournalRheumatic Disease Clinics of North America
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1992 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes


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  • Rheumatology

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