Atrophoderma of Pierini and Pasini

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Patient and Caregiver Stories


Atrophoderma KaleidoscopeAtrophoderma of Pasini and Pierini (APP) is similar to morphea scleroderma. In fact, some doctors think it represents a late-stage morphea. (Also see Morphea Scleroderma)

Atrophoderma of Pierini and Pasini. Medscape.

(Case Report) Atrophoderma of Pierini and Pasini. "A Girl With Depressed Skin" A 17-year-old girl presents with several circumscribed patches of abnormal skin over her trunk. These were first noticed 10 years ago. Austin & Repatriation Medical Centre.

Patient and Caregiver Stories

B. A. McKinny: Mother of Atrophoderma of Pierini and Pasini Patient My 17-year-old daughter was told she had Atrophoderma of Pierini and Pasini (APP) last year…

Toot: Atrophoderma The only comfort that I get is that my doctor told me that it should never spread to my face…

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