I was diagnosed with this illness eighteen months ago, and up to now my problems have only gotten worse. I am getting ulcers on my fingers and toes, and sometimes my hands turn either clear black or whitish.
I have a low income, and I was fired from my job since I cannot work as I used to.
I am searching for more information on this illness and I would like to know whether it is permanent or if I can find something that cures me.
Thank you very much.
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Story edited 06-26-06 JTD
Story posted 08-04-06 SLE
ISN Senior Artist: Sherrill Knaggs
Story Translator: Alba León
Story Editor: Judith Thompson Devlin
(Español/Spanish) Elizabeth G: Esclerodermia Difusa Progresiva
(English) Diffuse Scleroderma
(English) Diffuse Scleroderma Stories
(English) Digital Ulcers
Alba León is the ISN Translator for this page. She is studying international relations in Mexico City.
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