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erbegu6580

Stafford Springs, Connecticut
I was diagnosed with Sjogren's syndrome in February 2009.  I was also found to have stage 3 chronic kidney disease, distal renal tubular acidosis, bilateral nephrocalcinosis, and interstitial nephritis caused by the Sjogren's syndrome.  I am taking CellCept to manage the inflammation in my kidneys.  As of 4/27/09 my creatinine is 1.5, my nephrologist thinks that is as good as it's going to get, and my GFR is 41.  He is optimistic that I can stay at this level for 20-25... Full Bio
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Vicky ..

Anderson, South Carolina
Hi, I am a mom with two toddlers living with a recently diagnosed autoimmune disease called Sjogren's Syndrome. This is causing my kidneys to fail and I am currently in the process of looking for a live donor to give me the gift of life through transplant. I write about my experiences as a mom and a patient in hopes of helping others.