Body image in children with morphea: A systematic review

Sarah D. Mills, Rina S. Fox, Vanessa L. Malcarne*

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Abstract

This systematic review was conducted to evaluate the present state of body image research in children with morphea and the extent of body image distress in this population. Only five studies met inclusion criteria. Disease-related skin changes in children with morphea typically were associated with, at most, mild levels of body image distress.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e188-e190
JournalPediatric dermatology
Volume32
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Dermatology

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