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Recurrent Parotitis as a First Manifestation in a Child with Primary Sjogren’s Syndrome

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Recurrent parotitis is an acute, severe inflammation of one or both parotid glands, the major salivary glands in young children. We report the case of a seven-year old boy with Primary Sjogrens syndrome (PSS) who presented with 15 episodes of painful recurrent bilateral swellings of the parotid glands over a four-year period.
 
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e-Published: 03 Feb, 2014
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