Prognosis of Scleroderma
Prognosis for Scleroderma: For some people, scleroderma (particularly the localized
forms) is fairly mild and resolves with time. But for others, living
with the disease and its effects day to day has a significant impact on
their quality of life. (Source: excerpt from Handout on Health Scleroderma: NIAMS)
exists, but timely intervention can improve the quality of
life. (Source: excerpt from Connective Tissue Diseases: NWHIC)
...see also Overview of Scleroderma
Complications of Scleroderma may include:
Complications of Scleroderma from the Diseases Database include:
Source: Diseases Database
See also complications of Scleroderma.
Scleroderma: Research More
The 'prognosis' of Scleroderma usually refers to the likely outcome
The prognosis of Scleroderma
may include the duration of Scleroderma, chances of complications of Scleroderma,
prospects for recovery, recovery period for Scleroderma, survival rates,
and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Scleroderma.
Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.
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