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Scleredema adultorum

Scleredema adultorum: Introduction

Scleredema adultorum: A rare skin condition characterized by thickening of the skin usually in the head, neck and upper body area. The disorder is often associated with conditions such as infections, myelomas and diabetes. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Scleredema adultorum is available below.

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Scleredema adultorum: Complications

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Definitions of Scleredema adultorum:

Diffuse, symmetrical, wooden, nonpitting hardening of the skin; etiology unknown; usually begins on the face, head, or neck and spreads to the shoulders, arms, and chest; usually preceded by a staphylococcal or other infection. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Scleredema adultorum is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Scleredema adultorum, or a subtype of Scleredema adultorum, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Complications
 

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