Int J Surg Case Rep 2022 May 6;94:107053. Epub 2022 Apr 6.
Depok Orthopaedic and Pain Interventional Center, Sentra Medika Hospital, Depok, West Java, Indonesia; Precursor - Comprehensive Course in Pain Intervention and Regeneration, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Padjadjaran, Bandung, West Java, Indonesia.
Introduction And Importance: Peripheral nervous system involvement is very common in Sjogren's syndrome (SS); however, polyradiculopathy has been reported rarely in association with SS, and predominantly chronic forms have been described. Here, we reported a case from our Neurosurgery Department in Intan Medika KIM Hospital, Bangka Island, Pangkalpinang, Indonesia; as Academic Health System of Universitas Padjadjaran.
Case Presentation: A 32-year-old woman, diagnosed with Sjogren's syndrome that was characterized by anti-nuclear, anti-Ro, anti-La and anti dsDNA-antibodies positives since 3 years ago; consulted to our department for a chronic low back with a radicular pain in both lower limbs from the gluteal area to both feet together with numbness, hyperstesis and allodynia. Read More