Morphea in adults and children cohort II: patients with morphea experience delay in diagnosis and large variation in treatment.

@article{Johnson2012MorpheaIA,
  title={Morphea in adults and children cohort II: patients with morphea experience delay in diagnosis and large variation in treatment.},
  author={Weilan Johnson and Heidi T. Jacobe},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  year={2012},
  volume={67 5},
  pages={881-9}
}
BACKGROUND Little is known about the diagnosis, evaluation, and therapy of morphea (localized scleroderma) in the United States. Delays in diagnosis and initiation of appropriate therapy, if present, may negatively affect patient care. Further, this gap in knowledge hinders planning for clinical trials and therapeutic guidelines. The morphea in adults and… CONTINUE READING