sclerodermic

sclerodermic

(ˌsklɪərəˈdɜːmɪk)
adj
(Biology) of or relating to a scleroderm or to sclerodermia; hard-skinned
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In all sclerodermic subjects, while 10% shows the disease symptoms before the age of 20, only 1 to 2% shows the symptoms before the age of 10.
On examination, reduced height and body mass index (BMI), alopecia, prominent forehead, protuberant eyes, flattened nose bridge, deformed hypodentition, deformed mandible, and dry sclerodermic purpuric sk in patches over the abdomen and limbs were obser ved.
The sclerodermic hand is a serious problem due to the risk of its developing into slcerodactyly and gangren or cutaneous necroses.