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Roberta: Morphea

Italy

Flowers for Roberta by Shelley Ensz I am a woman of twenty-five years of age, and two days ago I saw the doctor about a mark on my right forearm, which is compatible with the diagnosis of morphea. This lesion had already been present for more than a year, and I had considered it to be a bruise.

I decided to go to the dermatologist because my mother had noticed that it was getting larger. Now I know that it is morphea.

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Roberta
(Email address withheld.)
Story posted 2-22-02
Story edited 4-26-02
Translated to English 12-4-02
by Kevin Howell.
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Kevin Howell is the ISN Translator (Italian to English) for this story. He is a Clinical Scientist for Professor Black at the Royal Free Hospital in London.

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