CREST Syndrome

Known as: crst syndrome, lcSSc, Limited Cutaneous Systemic Sclerosis 
A mild form of LIMITED SCLERODERMA, a multi-system disorder. Its features include symptoms of CALCINOSIS; RAYNAUD DISEASE; ESOPHAGEAL MOTILITY… (More)

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1949-2018
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The aim of this study was to determine, through a genome-wide association study (GWAS), the genetic components contributing to… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The aim of this study was to investigate the possible role of STAT4 gene in the genetic predisposition to systemic sclerosis (SSc… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE Systemic sclerosis (SSc) is a rare, heterogeneous disease, which affects different organs and therefore requires… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To develop criteria for disease activity in systemic sclerosis (SSc) that are valid, reliable, and easy to use… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To determine the serum levels and clinical correlation of connective tissue growth factors (CTGF) in patients with… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To test the ability of the modified Rodnan skin score to reflect skin thickness in skin biopsies from 141 patients with… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To investigate the circulating levels of endothelin-1 (ET-1) in serum (sET-1) in patients with pulmonary disease… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
Pulmonary hypertension (PHT) occurred in 59 (9%) of 673 systemic sclerosis patients seen between 1963 and 1983. In 30 patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The CREST syndrome is a variant of systemic sclerosis characterized by the presence of calcinosis. Raynaud's phenomenon… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Antinuclear antibodies were demonstrated in the sera of 43 of 45 (96%) patients with progressive systemic sclerosis (22 of 24… (More)
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