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Localized Scleroderma

Localized Scleroderma: Introduction

Localized Scleroderma: A condition characterized by localized hardening of the skin. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Localized Scleroderma is available below.

Symptoms of Localized Scleroderma

Wrongly Diagnosed with Localized Scleroderma?

Localized Scleroderma: Related Patient Stories

Localized Scleroderma: Complications

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Causes of Localized Scleroderma

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Disease Topics Related To Localized Scleroderma

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Misdiagnosis and Localized Scleroderma

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Localized Scleroderma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Localized Scleroderma

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Localized Scleroderma: Animations

Research about Localized Scleroderma

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Clinical Trials for Localized Scleroderma

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Localized Scleroderma: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Localized Scleroderma:

A term used to describe a variety of localized asymmetrical SKIN thickening that is similar to those of SYSTEMIC SCLERODERMA but without the disease features in the multiple internal organs and BLOOD VESSELS. Lesions may be characterized as patches or plaques (morphea), bands (linear), or nodules. - (Source - Diseases Database)


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