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Early Diagnosis of Systemic Sclerosis

  • M. Jünger
  • A. Schlez
  • A. Steins
  • D. Zuder
  • M. Hahn
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 455)

Abstract

Nearly all patients suffering from diffuse or limited systemic sclerosis present with Raynaud’s phenomenon. These are sometimes accompanied by slight trophic skin changes like tiny, painful non-healing wounds at the finger tips. Often the underlying disease remains unknown for decades.

Keywords

Autoantibody Profile Systemic Scleroderma Nail Fold Giant Capillary Nailfold Capillary 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Jünger
    • 1
  • A. Schlez
    • 1
  • A. Steins
    • 1
  • D. Zuder
    • 1
  • M. Hahn
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of DermatologyUniversity Hospital of TübingenTübingenGermany

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