Which physical findings are characteristic of sialadenitis in patients with hepatitis C (Hep C)?

Updated: Apr 02, 2020
  • Author: Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Sialadenitis associated with HCV infection can present as a sicca syndrome with dry eyes and mouth and ulcerations from destruction of the salivary and meibomian glands.


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