Problem

Diffuse scleroderma

Nature:

Diffuse scleroderma scars the skin of the esophagus and hampers swallowing; it damages blood vessels, kidneys, lungs and other organs. It can be fatal.

Incidence:

The incidence is 14 per million, of which 80% are women.

Values:
Diffuseness
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Subject(s):
Skin
Date of last update
26.05.2018 – 06:09 CEST