[Systemic Buschke's scleredema with cardiomyopathy, monoclonal IgG kappa gammopathy and amyloidosis. Case report with autopsy].

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A 73 year old retired truck driver and blacksmith was studied in June 1996 for thoracic pain and was diagnosed as acute pericarditis which responded well to steroid treatment. In January 1997, he noted swelling of the abdominal skin, genitalia and limbs, sparing the feet. He was euthyroid, did not have evidence of diabetes or a Raynaud's phenomenon. His… (More)

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@article{Paz1998SystemicBS, title={[Systemic Buschke's scleredema with cardiomyopathy, monoclonal IgG kappa gammopathy and amyloidosis. Case report with autopsy].}, author={Ren{\^e} Anisio da Paz and R. E. Badra and Helena Mart{\'i} and Miguel J Maxit}, journal={Medicina}, year={1998}, volume={58 5 Pt 1}, pages={501-3} }