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1,596 Possible Causes for Onset of Symptoms in the Fourth to Sixth Decade of Life, Rheumatoid Factor Positive, Xerostomia

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    She had a stable state of rheumatoid factor positive RA and had a history of multiple intravitreal injections placed in the symptomatic right eye due to age-related macular[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sjogren’s syndrome is an autoimmune condition that affects exocrine gland function, leading to a reduction in tear production (keratoconjunctivitis sicca), oral dryness (xerostomia[hopkinsarthritis.org] […] such as male sex and rheumatoid factor positivity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Sjögren Syndrome

    factor (RF)-positive, as well as positive for other auto-antibodies (SSA and SSB).[rheumatoidarthritis.net] Sjogren's syndrome, involving sicca symptoms with xerostomia, stomatitis, and considerable pain is a difficult-to-treat autoimmune disease where the treatment options are[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] anti-La/SSB antibodies (p 0.077), positive rheumatoid factor (p 0.034), and immunoglobulin G levels 1600 mg/dL (p 0.077).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Systemic Scleroderma

    Markers Serological markers include 3 : elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) rheumatoid factor (RF): positive in 30-40% antinuclear antibodies (ANA): 35-96% anti[radiopaedia.org] (SSc) is an autoimmune disease that affects connective tissue, resulting in hardening skin, reduced vascular perfusion, gingival fibrosis, enlarged periodontal ligament, xerostomia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Rheumatoid factor is positive in one third of patients.[merckmanuals.com]

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  • Hemochromatosis

    The arthropathy of hemochromatosis may resemble rheumatoid arthritis, because one of its manifestations may be a symmetrical arthritis in MCP; rheumatoid factor can be positive[scielo.br]

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  • Salivary Gland Disorder

    Rheumatoid factor (positive in about 90%). Antinuclear antibodies. If sarcoidosis is suspected, CXR may show bilateral hilar lymphadenopathy.[patient.info] Causes severe xerostomia. 12.[slideshare.net] Individuals with xerostomia complain of dry mouth and throat and associated difficulty with mastication and swallowing.[asams.org]

    Missing: Onset of Symptoms in the Fourth to Sixth Decade of Life
  • Diffuse Scleroderma

    Markers Serological markers include 3 : elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) rheumatoid factor (RF): positive in 30-40% antinuclear antibodies (ANA): 35-96% anti[radiopaedia.org] Muscle weakness Muscular weakness 0001324 Osteolysis Breakdown of bone 0002797 Pulmonary fibrosis 0002206 Skin ulcer Open skin sore 0200042 Telangiectasia of the skin 0100585 Xerostomia[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Rheumatoid factor is positive in one third of patients.[merckmanuals.com]

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  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    An association with rheumatoid arthritis is suggested by the fact that one-quarter of those with SLE have positive serological tests for rheumatoid factor, and perhaps as[britannica.com] In 30% of the cases, pathology of major salivary glands may occur leading to secondary Sjogren’s syndrome and severe Xerostomia 4.[fidanoski.ca] Other helpful tests include C3 and C4 complement component (elevated levels may be predictive for glomerulonephritis in SLE), rheumatoid factor (may be positive or negative[clinicaladvisor.com]

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  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

    According to the American College of Rheumatology classification criteria [ 11 ], the association of ANA and rheumatoid factor positivity may be sufficient for pSS diagnosis[karger.com] She was 38 years old and was admitted to our hospital for generalized pruritus, xerostomia, xerophthalmia, fatigue, and reticulonodular changes on her chest X-ray.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] rheumatoid factor, obvious clinical pathology, a positive salivary pool test.[doi.org]

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  • Churg-Strauss Syndrome

    […] immunity, elevated immunoglobulin E (IgE) levels and rheumatoid factor [ 6 ].[jmedicalcasereports.com] Apraxia see Dyspraxia Apremilast Aprepitant Apricitabine Aprindine Aprotinin APS1 see Autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type 1 APSAC see Anistreplase Aptiganel Aptyalism see Xerostomia[diseasesdatabase.com] All subjects were negative for rheumatoid factor and ANCAs.[erj.ersjournals.com]

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  • Mixed Connective Tissue Disease

    factor positive 43 (30) ANA, antinuclear antibody T able 1.[academic.oup.com] Xerostomia (dry mouth due to decreased saliva). Low-grade fever (usually under 100 F). Photosensitivity (development of rashes or other symptoms after sun exposure).[hss.edu] Active disease was associated with higher anti-ribonucleoprotein antibody titres at follow-up and positive rheumatoid factor (RF) at diagnosis and follow-up.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Onset of Symptoms in the Fourth to Sixth Decade of Life