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MCTD May Be Subset of Systemic Scleroderma.


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Posted 22 July 2012 - 11:57 PM

MCTD May Be Subset of Systemic Scleroderma.

Many patients with mixed connective tissue disease may represent a subset of systemic scleroderma, rather than a disease involving overlapping connective tissue disorders as is commonly believed, or a subset of lupus as some have suggested over the years, Dr. Virginia Steen said at the Congress of Clinical Rheumatology. Rheumatology News. 06/05/12. (Also see: MCTD and Dr. Virginia Steen)

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