Mikulicz syndrome

Mikulicz syndrome was considered a form of Sjögren syndrome (type 1) however more recently it is considered in IgG4 related disease spectrum.  It is a non-specific inflammatory enlargement of at least two or more of the salivary and lacrimal glands with xerostomia

It may also be referred to by numerous other eponymous names as well as the catchy: sicca syndrome without a connective tissue disorder 3.


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rID: 9129
System: Head & Neck
Section: Syndromes
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Mikulicz disease
  • Sjogren type 1
  • Sicca syndrome without a connective tissue disorder
  • Dacryosialoadenopathia
  • Dacryosialoadenopathy
  • Mikulicz-Radecki syndrome
  • Mikulicz-Sjogren syndrome
  • von Mikulicz syndrome

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