Scleromyxedema: A rare connective tissue disorder which causes the skin to become progressively thick and hard. The severity of symptoms is variable with lungs and circulation affected in some patients. The degree of resulting disability, disfigurement and response to treatment is variable.
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Symptoms of Scleromyxedema
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Treatments for Scleromyxedema
- Response to treatment is varied. High doses of thalidomide may help some patients for a period of time but symptoms often reoccur
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Causes of Scleromyxedema
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Misdiagnosis and Scleromyxedema
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