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Posted 16 January 2015 - 03:17 AM

Prognosis in Scleroderma: Sex and the Joints.


Joint synovitis and tendon friction rubs are factors which predict disease progression in patients with early systemic sclerosis. The disease is more severe in men and there is a higher risk of severe cardiovascular involvement in men. MedPage Today, 10/29/2014. (Also see: Prognosis and Mortality)


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