SSc-overlap syndromes should be regarded as a separate SSc subset, distinct from lcSSc and dcSSc, due to a different progression of the disease, different proportional distribution of specific autoantibodies, and of different organ involvement. PubMed, Ann Rheum Dis, 2014 Jan 3. (Also see: Systemic Scleroderma in Overlap)
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