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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 747431, 4 pages
Cerebral Venous Thrombosis Revealing Primary Sjögren Syndrome: Report of 2 Cases
1Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale dell'Università 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
2Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sapienza University of Rome, P.le Aldo Moro, 5, 00185 Rome, Italy
Received 11 October 2012; Revised 3 December 2012; Accepted 17 December 2012
Academic Editor: W. Zidek
Copyright © 2013 A. Mercurio et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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