Sjogrens syndrome

Definition: A disorder of the immune system. White blood cells attack the body's tear and saliva glands, which reduces the amount of saliva and tears produced, causing a dry mouth and dry eyes, along with other related symptoms.

Category: Eye Condition

Credit: NHS

Source: http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Sjogrens-syndrome/Pages/Introduction.aspx


Services specifically catering for people with Sjogrens syndrome

Sjorgren's Syndrome helpline - (British Sjogren's Syndrome Association (BSSA))Service

A telephone helpline for advice about this condition.
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