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Stem cell transplantation in systemic sclerosis.

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Posted 17 December 2013 - 12:41 PM

Stem cell transplantation in systemic sclerosis.


Stem cell transplantation is an effective treatment option for patients with severe systemic sclerosis, but is associated with toxicity and treatment-related mortality. Patient selection and comprehensive cardiopulmonary screening are critical factors in determining outcome. PubMed, Curr Opin Rheumatol. 2013 Nov;25(6):719-25. (Also see: Stem Cell Transplantation)


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