Sandra Lee Sessoms, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College

Education & Training

, Baylor College of Medicine

IgG4 related cardiac disease
Carbajal, H, Waters, L, Popovich, J, Boniuk, M, Chevez-Barrios, P, Marcus, DM & Sessoms, S 2013, Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal, vol 9, no. 4, pp. 230-232.

Initiation of disease-modifying antirheumatic drug therapy in minority and disadvantaged patients with rheumatoid arthritis
Suarez-Almazor, ME, Berrios-Rivera, JP, Cox, V, Janssen, NM, Marcus, DM & Sessoms, S 2007, Journal of Rheumatology, vol 34, no. 12, pp. 2400-2407.

The Tarnished Tongue
Alkhatib, AA & Sessoms, S 2006, American Journal of Medicine, vol 119, no. 10, pp. 832-834. DOI:

Bilateral combined occlusion of the central retinal artery and vein secondary to thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
Schwartz, SG, McPherson, AR, Mieler, WF, Sessoms, SL, Moake, JL & Holz, ER 2000, Archives of Ophthalmology, vol 118, no. 9, pp. 1304-1305.

Raynaud's phenomenon as the initial manifestation of hypothyroidism
Coleman, CE & Sessoms, SL 1998, Journal of Clinical Rheumatology, vol 4, no. 5, pp. 270-273.

Gastrointestinal hemorrhage in patients with systemic sclerosis and CREST syndrome
Duchini, A & Sessoms, SL 1998, American Journal of Gastroenterology, vol 93, no. 9, pp. 1453-1456. DOI:

Cutaneous vasculitis associated with mefloquine [5]
White, AC, Gard, DA & Sessoms, SL 1995, Annals of Internal Medicine, vol 123, no. 11.

Pyoderma gangrenosum treated with hyperbaric oxygen therapy
Wasserteil, V, Bruce, S, Sessoms, SL & Guntupalli, KK 1992, International Journal of Dermatology, vol 31, no. 8, pp. 594-596.

Long-term nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug use and Helicobacter pylori infection
Graham, DY, Lidsky, MD, Cox, AM, Evans, DJ, Evans, DG, Alpert, L, Klein, PD, Sessoms, SL, Michaletz, PA & Saeed, ZA 1991, Gastroenterology, vol 100, no. 6, pp. 1653-1657.

Dyspepsia in NSAID users: The size of the problem
Larkai, EN, Lacey Smith, J, Lidsky, MD, Sessoms, SL & Graham, DY 1989, Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology, vol 11, no. 2, pp. 158-162.

Monthly intravenous cyclophosphamide in the treatment of severe systemic lupus erythematosus
Sessoms, SL & Kovarsky, J 1984, Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, vol 2, no. 3, pp. 247-251.

The effect of hypocalcemia on renal bicarbonate absorption
Rouse, D, Sessoms, S, Stinebaugh, BJ & Suki, WN 1984, Mineral and Electrolyte Metabolism, vol 10, no. 1, pp. 31-35.

Quantitation of proteinuria in systemic lupus erythematosus by use of a random, spot urine collection
Sessoms, S, Mehta, K & Kovarsky, J 1983, Arthritis and Rheumatism, vol 26, no. 7, pp. 918-920.

What's new in the management of Raynaud's phenomenon
Sessoms, S & Kovarsky, J 1982, Texas Medicine, vol 78, no. 11, pp. 44-46.

Cefamandole nafate therapy in the treatment of acute urinary tract infections
Short, HD, Gentry, LO & Sessoms, S 1976, . in J.ANTIMICROB.CHEMOTHER.. 4 edn, vol. 2, pp. 345-350.