Bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia and Sjogren's syndrome

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Abstract

A 52-year-old man developed a systemic illness with fever, malaise, cough, dry eyes and mouth. Investigation revealed bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia associated with retinal vasculitis, hepatic and renal involvement, lymphocytic sialoadenitis and symptoms of the sicca complex. High dose steroid treatment resulted in resolution of his symptoms and prolonged remission.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)676-679
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Rheumatology
Volume17
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1990
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia
  • Retinal vasculitis
  • Sjogren's syndrome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology
  • Rheumatology

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