Table 2

Histological features of salivary glands

Salivary glandsNumberNumber of specimens showing:
fibrosisacinar atrophyduct dilatationlymphocytic infiltration2-150
Systemic sclerosis1310496 (4)
Raynaud's phenomenon55244 (4)
Controls100000
  • 2-150 Number containing periductal lymphocytic foci characteristic of Sjogren's syndrome are shown in parentheses.