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Increased intrarenal arterial stiffness may predict the occurrence of new digital ulcers (DU) in systemic sclerosis.

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Posted 18 April 2014 - 05:22 AM

Increased intrarenal arterial stiffness may predict the occurrence of new digital ulcers (DU) in systemic sclerosis.

 

Doppler indices could be used in association with the capillaroscopic and clinical findings or serological tests for the identification of patients at high risk of developing DUs. PubMed, Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken), 2014 Feb 10. (Also see: Digital Ulcers)

 

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