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What causes connective tissue disorder?

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Posted on Wed, 2 Dec 2015
Question: What is connective tissue disorder
My granddaughter was diagnosed with it.
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Answered by Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil (33 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
CTDs

Detailed Answer:
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Connective tissue disorders are a group of disorders involving the tissue that provide support to organs and other parts of the body. These include fat, bone, and cartilage. There are many types of CTDs such as Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) ,Scleroderma, Wegener’s granulomatosis, Systemic lupus erythematosus lupus (SLE), Polymyositis/dermatomyositis.



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What causes connective tissue disorder?

Brief Answer: CTDs Detailed Answer: Hello and Welcome I appreciate your concern Connective tissue disorders are a group of disorders involving the tissue that provide support to organs and other parts of the body. These include fat, bone, and cartilage. There are many types of CTDs such as Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) ,Scleroderma, Wegener’s granulomatosis, Systemic lupus erythematosus lupus (SLE), Polymyositis/dermatomyositis. Wishing you best of health Thanks Let me know if you have any query Please consult your doctor before deciding on any further course of action. For future follow up / correspondence you may ask me directly at the link given below http://doctor.healthcaremagic.com/Funnel?page=askDoctorDirectly&docId=68107 Dr. M.S. Khalil