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What is morphea also scleroderma?

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In brief: Sort of

Morphea is a localized patch of scleroderma (hard skin) that is generally not associated with the systemic manifestations of scleroderma or systemic sclerosis.

In brief: Sort of

Morphea is a localized patch of scleroderma (hard skin) that is generally not associated with the systemic manifestations of scleroderma or systemic sclerosis.
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Skin only

Morphea is a form of scleroderma ("hard skin") that is localized and only affects the skin.
There is no associated internal organ involvement.

In brief: Skin only

Morphea is a form of scleroderma ("hard skin") that is localized and only affects the skin.
There is no associated internal organ involvement.
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Dr. Pierre Moeser
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