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Tests For Collogen

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#1 Margaret


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Posted 21 January 2007 - 02:34 PM

Hi, Everyone.....got another inquiry. With the X-rays, CT scans and MRI's.....do they show collogen? I mean...do they show that it is harden and causing problems in the hands, rib cage, etc. You would think with all the modern medicine, there would be a definitive way to diagnosis scleroderma. Besides physical hx., blood work and these scans is there any definitive method to 'see' the harden collogen?
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