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What is undifferentiated connective tissue disease?

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Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
Dermatology
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In brief: Type not clear

Undifferentiated connective-tissue disease (uctd) is a diagnosis applied to signs and symptoms that are consistent with a connective-tissue disease (ctd) but that do not fulfill the classification or diagnostic criteria for any one of the defined ctds such as (rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, etc.
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In brief: Type not clear

Undifferentiated connective-tissue disease (uctd) is a diagnosis applied to signs and symptoms that are consistent with a connective-tissue disease (ctd) but that do not fulfill the classification or diagnostic criteria for any one of the defined ctds such as (rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, etc.
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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Combination

Combination of symptoms shared by multiple connective tissue diseases (e.
g., lupus, scleroderma, polymyositis), but insufficient to categorize it as a specific one.

In brief: Combination

Combination of symptoms shared by multiple connective tissue diseases (e.
g., lupus, scleroderma, polymyositis), but insufficient to categorize it as a specific one.
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