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Does anyone have CREST along with Morphea?

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#21 erika


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Posted 28 July 2011 - 04:55 AM

Recently I have read a medical article about SS and morphea overlap in which the author says that this overlap is not a rare case as it was taught. According to the author it is more frequent in patients which have negative lab work.

Here is the link of an article:- Systemic Scleroderma associated with Morphea



#22 Amanda Thorpe

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Posted 29 July 2011 - 02:01 PM

Hello Erica

Let me just support the article you have highlighted. I have both systemic and morphea and my blood work is negative and always has been. Weird eh?

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