a characteristic indicator of Sjogren's syndrome, a systemic autoimmune illness beginning between 40 and 65 years. It's additionally one of the ocular impacts of vitamin A insufficiency.

XEROPHTHALMIA: "Xeropthalmia can derive from vitamin A deficiency. "
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