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Scleroderma and muscle spasm

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Dr. Naval Mendiratta MD

History: I had a positive test for diffuse scleroderma and a rheumatologist also diagnosed me ...- not scleroderma. I have a - arch in most of my joints and had to have my ACL replaced in 2008 using a cadaver... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naval Mendiratta ( Rheumatologist)
Dr.  Klerida Shehu MD

I have recently been dx. with GAVE. I understand that scleroderma is associated with this dx. I ...? Or should I see a rheumatologist? What is the treatment for scleroderma? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

Symptons= raynauds, digital ulceration, sclerodactyly , low persistent chest pain/arrhythmia, significant reduction of lung function, dyspnea, paresthesia , reflux, hypotension . Points to scleroderma ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

hi my daughter got scleroderma could i given it to her even though no one in our family on both side got it she was not born with it she got it when she at the age of 38 is it pass down ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

My son has been diagnosed with Scleroderma , need a good Dr. ... View answer

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Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

I have periodic muscle spasms in my stomach primarily in both the upper abdomen quadrants ... but I did not believe that that was what attributed to these spasms or any of my stomach problems ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. A G Shaikh MD

i had a monometry done not that long ago and was told that i have scleroderma of the esophagus. basically the muscles of my esophagus are not working. i throw up food days after i eat it and have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. A G Shaikh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Siva Subramanian MD

article of 16 different diseases I was very disappointed to see absolutely nothing about Scleroderma.. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Siva Subramanian ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Esmeralda  Sera MD

I have been diagnosed with generalized scleroderma which has affected many areas, joints, skin, lung, bowel, eosophagus, and my antithyroid antibody measure was 4596. I have fatigue, muscle weakness ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Esmeralda Sera ( Oncologist)
Dr.   Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

My daughter age 37 just diagnosed with Pulmonary hypertension - did right cath today. She has been otherwise healthy and now saying possibly underlying scleroderma . This is not good by what I have been ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

Hi, Painless equal difficulty in swallowing liquids & solids -more likely due to a motility disorder e.g.achalasia (the rhythmic contractions of the esophagus are greatly reduced & the lower esophageal muscle does...

Dr.  Prasad MD

No, they are not connected. Vitiligo has some immune related theories, but as per my knowledge it has no relations to scleroderma either.

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Yes it can be negative in 1-2% of cases. They are known as seronegative arthritis. Please hit thanks.