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How can crest syndrome be cured?

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Dr. Steven Brown
Hand Surgery 40 years experience
Can't: Crest syndrome is an auto-immune disorder that includes calcinosis, raynaud's disease, scleroderma, telangectasia and esophageal dysphagia. It has no cure.

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What is crest syndrome?

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Dr. Mark Gujer md fasa
Anesthesiology 27 years experience
Read: Scleroderma is a connective tissue disease that involves changes in the skin, blood vessels, muscles, and internal organs. It is a type of autoimmune disorder, a condition that occurs when the immune system mistakenly attacks and destroys healthy body tissue. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001465/.

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