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Localized scleroderma

Disease definition

Localized scleroderma is the skin localized form of scleroderma (see this term) characterized by fibrosis of the skin causing cutaneous plaques or strips.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Localized fibrosing scleroderma
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 100 000
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: L94.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0036420
  • MeSH: D012594
  • GARD: 7058
  • MedDRA: 10039712

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