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Scleroderma cancer risk confirmed.

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#1 Joelf


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Posted 01 January 2013 - 10:34 AM

Scleroderma cancer risk confirmed.

Scleroderma patients have a 75% increased risk of cancer compared to the general population, a meta-analysis confirms, leading the authors to recommend screening in these patients. Rheumatology Update. 11/08/12. (Also see: Cancer and Scleroderma)

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