Discussion in 'Spot Diagnosis' started by J.P.C. Peper, Jun 14, 2012.
What's your diagnosis?
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A chronic autoimmune disease, primarily of the skin. In the classic form, there's symmetrical skin hardening due to fibrosis and antinuclear antibodies are present. Also, 90% of these patients has Raynaud's phenomenom. In the diffuse form of scleroderma, the internal organs can become affected as well.
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