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Scleroderma, Limited

Known as: Limited Scleroderma, Limited Systemic Sclerodermas, Scleroderma, Limited [Disease/Finding] 
The least progressive form of SYSTEMIC SCLERODERMA with skin thickening restricted to the face, neck and areas distal to the elbows and/or knees… Expand
National Institutes of Health

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2008
2008
OBJECTIVES Telomere erosion, a feature of biological ageing, is implicated in a wide range of diseases. Its impact on autoimmune… Expand
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Anticentromere antibodies are characteristically observed in scleroderma but have recently been reported in other… Expand
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1999
1999
Clinical features of the CREST (calcinosis cutis, Raynaud's syndrome, esophageal dysmotility, sclerodactyly, and telangiectasias… Expand
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1998
1998
Abnormal endothelial cell function is implicated in the development of scleroderma, and in major life-threatening complications… Expand
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1997
1997
Inflammatory vasculopathy and thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) are rare complications of scleroderma. We report a 54… Expand
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVE To study the association between HLA-DR and scleroderma (SSc), subsets of SSc, and autoantibodies in SSc. METHODS HLA… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Endothelin-1 (ET-1) is a novel potent vasoconstrictor peptide discovered in the supernatant fraction of cultured endothelial… Expand
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1987
1987
The syndrome of primary biliary cirrhosis and limited scleroderma (the CREST syndrome) is described in 22 patients. The syndrome… Expand
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1972
1972
Summary.— A case of melorheostosis with overlying skin changes is reported This skin lesion is best termed linear melorheostotic… Expand
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