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Association between systemic sclerosis (SSc) and bone mineral density (BMD) based on twelve observational studies.

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:43 AM

Association between systemic sclerosis (SSc) and bone mineral density (BMD) based on twelve observational studies.

 

We conclude that patients with SSc may have a lower BMD level than healthy controls. PubMed, Int J Rheum Dis, 2014 Jun 4. (Also see: Osteoporosis in Scleroderma: Bone Density)

 

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