morphea


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Noun1.morphea - localized scleroderma
dermatosclerosis, scleroderma - an autoimmune disease that affects the blood vessels and connective tissue; fibrous connective tissue is deposited in the skin
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morphea

n morfea, una forma de esclerodermia localizada
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Degenerative skin diseases included morphea and lichen sclerosus.
6) Distant skin metastases of breast cancer are characterized by findings such as erythematous or inflammatory lesions, granulomatous lesions, generalized morphea, appearance of telangiectasia, nodular or ulcerated skin lesions, and alopecia areata on the scalp.
The majority of studies were carried out on patients with arthritis, rheumatism and similar complaints, uveitis, Behcet's disease, morphea, lichen sclerosis, facial paralysis, aseptic meningitis or manifestations similar to those of LB using ELISA, and B.
Systemic side effects of PCV13 include chills, fever, headache, vomiting, fatigue, arthralgia, myalgias, decreased appetite, and diarrhea, whereas its cutaneous adverse reactions are local injection site reactions, Sweet's syndrome, and deep morphea.
She had two diseases - morphea, causing the rash, and, lichen sclerosus, damaging her vagina.
On histopathological examination of 85 cases, 11 were classical Lichen planus and 09 were its morphological variants (Figure 2); 5 cases of Psoriasis, 5 cases of Prurigo nodularis, 4 cases of Morphea (Figure 3), 4 cases of Lichen simplex chronicus, 3 cases of Lichen striatus, 3 cases of Verruca plana, 3 cases of Becker nevus, 2 cases of Pemphigus foliaceus, 2 cases of Linear epidermal nevus (Figure 4), 2 cases of Macular amyloidosis, 2 cases of Lentigo simplex, 2 cases of LSEA and one case each of other lesions as shown in Table 1.
in 2012, however, got to different conclusions, when investigated skin autofluorescence in 16 patients with diffuse cutaneous SSc, 15 patients with limited cutaneous SSc, 15 patients with primary Reynauld phenomena, and 13 patients with morphea.
A rare association of localized scleroderma type morphea, vitiligo, autoimmune hypothyroidism, pneumonitis, autoimmune thrombocytopenic purpura and central nervous system vasculitis.
All the patients of sleroderma were males, where as that of morphea were female.
1) Morphea can be seen in different shapes on the body and extremities, from small plaques to large lesions causing cosmetic problems.
Diagnosis and management of morphea and lichen sclerosus and atrophicus in children.