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Table 5 Frequency of comorbidities, extraglandular, and other common clinical manifestations in SSA- and/or SSB-positive female and male patients with pSS

From: Long-term follow-up in primary Sjögren’s syndrome reveals differences in clinical presentation between female and male patients

  Women n = 640% (frequency) Men n = 54% (frequency) p value
Interstitial lung disease 7% (31/444) 19% (7/37) 0.01
Enlarged lymph nodes 10% (57/584) 16% (8/49) 0.15
Hypothyroidism 23% (117/517) 8% (3/40) 0.03
Lymphoma 4% (28/634) 11% (6/54) 0.03
  1. Italicized values indicate statistically significant findings (p < 0.05)