Rheumatology International

, Volume 25, Issue 6, pp 478–480 | Cite as

Coexisting ankylosing spondylitis and Sjogren’s syndrome: a case report

  • Mehmet Tosun
  • Murat KarkucakEmail author
  • Erhan Capkin
  • Hasim Cakirbay
  • Mustafa Guler
  • Murat Topbas
Case Report


Sjogren’s syndrome and ankylosing spondylitis can occur either alone or in conjunction with other disorders. In this article we report a female patient afflicted with ankylosing spondylitis and Sjogren’s syndrome.


Ankylosing spondylitis Sjogren’s syndrome 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mehmet Tosun
    • 1
  • Murat Karkucak
    • 1
    Email author
  • Erhan Capkin
    • 1
  • Hasim Cakirbay
    • 1
  • Mustafa Guler
    • 1
  • Murat Topbas
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical FacultyKaradeniz Technical UniversityTrabzonTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Public Health, Medical FacultyKaradeniz Technical UniversityTrabzonTurkey

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