morphea

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Related to morphoea: morphea, Linear scleroderma
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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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Manometric assessment of esophageal involvement in progressive systemic sclerosis, morphoea and Raynaud's disease.
Bellandi et al., "Regulatory T cells in the skin lesions and blood of patients with systemic sclerosis and morphoea," British Journal of Dermatology, vol.
Harper, "Evaluation of methotrexate and corticosteroids for the treatment of localized scleroderma (morphoea) in children," British Journal of Dermatology, vol.
Furthermore, its elevated levels in patients with systemic sclerosis and morphoea confirm the possible role of IGF-I in development of fibrosis in acne scar [20, 21].