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Scleroderma is a chronic systemic autoimmune disease (primarily of the skin) characterized by fibrosis (or hardening), vascular altera...Read on Wikipedia
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een corretly diagnosed with Scleroderma. He is very s...
" ...my first forum visit. My husband Ted (55) has FINALLY been corretly diagnosed with Scleroderma. He is very short of breath, tires easily, has lost 20 lbs. and is retaining fluid. We have been... "
had scleroderma since 1980. I have developed scar tissue...
" I have had scleroderma since 1980. I have developed scar tissue on my lungs causing breathing difficulties. I am currently on... "
couple of years of my scleroderma I did have shortness of...
" ...couple of years of my scleroderma I did have shortness of breath, but it was all attributed ...None of my regular doctors have said anything about hearing crackles ... except when I... "
that I have the antibody for scleroderma.But, the doctor l...
" ...was discovered that I have the antibody for scleroderma. But, the doctor looked in ...months after this doctor visit, I began to experience shortness of breath and intense heart beat - such that my heart... "
have sine scleroderma. I originally had a positive AN...
" Gemma, I have sine scleroderma. I originally had a positive ANA with anti-centromere pattern. That ...no skin involvement. I have Gerd, mild Raynaud's, muscle and ...GI issues. I do have some shortness of... "
about 5 years ago with scleroderma. I could barely...
" ...got diagnosed about 5 years ago with scleroderma. I could barely get from ...bathroom because I would get so out of breath. My doctor At UCSF put ...would have without it. It makes many nauseous so I tried... "
have limited scleroderma. I have/had mild/moderate in...
" Hi Maddy, I have limited scleroderma. I have/had mild/moderate interstitial lung ...lungs look clear!!! I no longer get nearly as short of breath as I did. My points are that my shortness of... "
I have scleroderma because I have muscle and joint...
" I'm convinced I have scleroderma because I have muscle and joint pain and a scratchy throat ...are failing because I have mid to lower back pain. Plus I get shortness of breath sometimes, not sure if it's... "
ung wise? Do you get short of breath easy or do you need n...
" ...had several rounds of Prednisone. My rheumatologist is actually the one who wanted to start the Cytoxin and I see her this week. Since our numbers are around the same, how do you feel lung wise?... "
and sclerodermaI've had scleroderma for about 5 years n...
" Lungs and scleroderma I've had scleroderma for about 5 years now ( well that's ...around my heart and suffer from an irregular heart beat and palpitations. My lungs ...pretty good results. I suffer from... "
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