There is an increased risk for bone loss in patients with SSc and the risk of osteoporosis is associated with disease severity, prolonged menopause and disease duration. PubMed, Int J Rheum Dis, 2013 Nov 28. (Also see: Osteoporosis in Scleroderma)
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