International Journal of Thyroidology

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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

The questionnaire for the salivary gland function

Questionnaire about symptoms not related to xerostomia

List (O / X) Severity (0-10 points)
Are your salivary glands swollen? If yes, location (right parotid/left parotid/right submandibular/left submandibular)?
Do you feel pain on the salivary glands? If yes, location (right parotid/left parotid/right submandibular/left submandibular)?
Is there a periductal pressure nearby the salivary glands?
Is there a change in taste?
Do you have a lot of tears? N/A
Questionnaire about symptoms related to xerostomia

List Severity (0-10 points)
How difficult is it to talk because of the xerostomia?
How difficult is it to chew food because of the xerostomia?
How difficult is it to swallow a solid food because of the xerostomia?
How difficult is it to sleep because of the xerostomia?
How difficult is it to eat because of the xerostomia?
How much do you feel xerostomia when you do not eat?
How much do you need to drink water or beverages when you eat?
How much do you need to drink water or beverages when you do not eat?
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