Systemic scleroderma

What is Systemic scleroderma?

Systemic sclerosis or systemic scleroderma is an autoimmune or connective tissue disease. It is characterized by thickening of the skin caused by accumulation of collagen, and by injuries to the smallest arteries.

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Is pure cane sugar an acceptable sugar. I have systemic scleroderma and have severe GI problems
All articles I read seem to contradict the next. I...

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1. Even if you try your best to eat a healthy diet, scleroderma people are at increased risk of malnutrition due to associated GI problems [poor...

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12/29/13 was vomiting all of a sudden for a few hrs then all of a sudden sharp unbearable pain left lower side front back same spot,left kidney...

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It seems that the stent didnt solve the problem and you still have urine blockage on the left urinary tract. Fever...

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