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Familial Linear Scleroderma (En Coup De Sabre) Responsive To Antimalarials And Narrowband Ultraviolet B Therapy

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Posted 26 June 2007 - 08:34 PM

Familial linear scleroderma (en coup de sabre) responsive to antimalarials and narrowband ultraviolet B therapy. A 32-year-old woman and her 35-year-old sister presented with plaques of scleroderma en coup de sabre. Treatment of the younger sister with antimalarials and narrow-band ultraviolet B (NB-UVB) phototherapy slowed disease progression and reversed hair loss. PubMed. Dermatol Online J. 2007 Jan 27;13(1):11. (Also see: Linear Scleroderma: En Coup de Sabre)

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