Scleroderma in children

Y. Uziel, M. L. Miller, R. M. Laxer*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Childhood scleroderma may present in a variety of clinical forms that differ in clinical presentation, extracutaneous features, clinical course, and outcome. All include hardening of the skin as a major feature. This article reviews these various entities, focusing on primarily the clinical features. In addition, current concepts regarding pathogenesis and treatment are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1171-1203
Number of pages33
JournalPediatric Clinics of North America
Volume42
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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