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Vasospasmolytic Therapy in Patients with SSC

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

Abstract

Patients with Systemic sclerosis (Ssc) are often particulary impaired by severe acral disturbances of the nutritive skin blood flow. Thus Raynaud’s attacks and acral rophic skin lesions such as necrosis, painful fissures, non healing ulcers dominate patients’ complaints for years.

Keywords

Healing Ulcer Capillary Blood Flow Cold Challenge Cold Provocation Test Nailfold Capillary 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Jünger
    • 1
  • A. Schlez
    • 1
  • T. Klyscz
    • 1
  • A. Steins
    • 1
  • M. Hahn
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of DermatologyUniversity Hospital of TübingenTübingenGermany

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