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International Journal of Rheumatology
Volume 2012, Article ID 303506, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/303506
Clinical Study

Is IgG4-Related Disease a Cause of Xerostomia? A Cohort Study of 60 Patients

1Department of Internal Medicine, Regional Competence Group on Adults' Auto immune and Rare systemic diseases, G. Montpied Hospital, University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, 63003 Clermont-Ferrand Cedex 1, France
2Department of Pathology, G. Montpied Hospital, University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, 63003 Clermont-Ferrand Cedex 1, France
3Department of Internal Medicine, Estaing Hospital, University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, 63003 Clermont-Ferrand Cedex 1, France
4Department of Pathology, Estaing Hospital, University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, 63003 Clermont-Ferrand Cedex 1, France
5Immunology Laboratory, Estaing Hospital, University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, 63003 Clermont-Ferrand Cedex 1, France
6Department of Rheumatology, G. Montpied Hospital, University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, 63003 Clermont-Ferrand Cedex 1, France

Received 22 June 2012; Revised 10 September 2012; Accepted 11 September 2012

Academic Editor: Ronald F. van Vollenhoven

Copyright © 2012 M. Hermet 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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