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Is scleroderma genetic?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

In certain groups such as the choctaw population in oklahoma there is a strong genetic component.
There is also a difference in populations between the different continents.

In brief: Yes

In certain groups such as the choctaw population in oklahoma there is a strong genetic component.
There is also a difference in populations between the different continents.
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Dr. Pierre Moeser
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Dr. Harris Cohen
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Good question!

While this disease is felt to be non-inherited, studies are underway trying to establish a genetic predisposition.

In brief: Good question!

While this disease is felt to be non-inherited, studies are underway trying to establish a genetic predisposition.
Dr. Harris Cohen
Dr. Harris Cohen
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