Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Primary Sjogrens Syndrome in a Child

K. Jagadish Kumar 1 , * , Anush S. Kudakesseril 1 , CS Sheeladevi 2 and HV Sowmya 3
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1 Department of Pediatrics, JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore, India
2 Department of Pathology, JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore, India
3 Department of Ophthamology, JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore, India
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: April 28, 2015, 25 (2); e254
  • Published Online: April 18, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: January 16, 2014
  • Accepted: February 17, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.254

To Cite: Kumar K J, Kudakesseril A S, Sheeladevi C, Sowmya H. Primary Sjogrens Syndrome in a Child, Iran J Pediatr. 2015 ; 25(2):e254. doi: 10.5812/ijp.254.

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