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Introduction: Morphea

Description of Morphea

Morphea (medical condition): A condition which is characterized by connective tissue replacement of...more »

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Morphea: A skin disease which is more common in women and consists of yellow or cream-colored, hard, waxy patches of skin.

Morphea: localized scleroderma.
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Morphea: 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.
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Morphea: Related Topics

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Morphea as a Disease

Morphea (medical condition): See Morphea (disease information).
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Morphea: Related Diseases

Morphea: Morphea is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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Morphea: Related Disease Topics

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Broader terms for Morphea

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Hierarchical classifications of Morphea

The following list attempts to classify Morphea into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • dermatosclerosis,scleroderma
  • autoimmune disease,autoimmune disorder
  • disease
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

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