Recent advances in the management of juvenile systemic sclerosis.

  title={Recent advances in the management of juvenile systemic sclerosis.},
  author={Francesco Zulian and Marta Balzarin and Carolina Birolo},
  journal={Expert review of clinical immunology},
  volume={13 4},
INTRODUCTION Juvenile Systemic Sclerosis (JSSc) is one of the most severe multi-systemic connective tissue conditions encountered in pediatric rheumatology. Due to its high morbidity and mortality rate, early diagnosis, proper assessment and effective treatment are crucial. Areas covered: In this review, we will focus on the recent advances on the classification and general management of JSSc based on the literature search and on the Authors' experience. Expert commentary: Classification… CONTINUE READING


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