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Ultrasonography in salivary gland has demonstrated its usefulness to diagnose and follow patients with Sjögren syndrome (pSS). More recently, a new imaging technique allows to study the parenchymal elasticity in salivary glands and could be a new tool to evaluate patients with sicca syndrome and pSS.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 90 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
male or female
more than 18 years old
consulting in Doppler unit for sicca syndrome or suspicion of Sjögren syndrome
Male or female
More than 18 years old
Consulting in Doppler unit for sicca syndrome or suspicion of Sjögren syndrome