Primary Sjogren's syndrome presenting as acute cerebellitis.

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Journal Article

A 64-year-old previously healthy man presented with acute ataxia. He was diagnosed with acute cerebellitis on the basis of clinical features, negative MRI of the head and lymphocytic pleocytosis in cerebrospinal fluid. A detailed work up for etiology revealed auto-antibodies for Sjogren's syndrome. He responded well to cyclophosphamide and steroids.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Sharma, R; Chilukuri, V; Sarma, AK; Gokhale, S

Published Date

  • March 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 21 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 508 - 509

PubMed ID

  • 24055210

Pubmed Central ID

  • 24055210

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1532-2653

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0967-5868

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jocn.2013.04.019

Language

  • eng