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Synonyms for scleroderma

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A 46-year-old woman suffered from CREST syndrome for 15 years.
PCH is a rare cause of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), which is characterized by an uncontrollable proliferation of pulmonary capillaries and difficult to be diagnosed ante mortem.[1] Less than 100 cases of PCH have been described previously and only three cases in China.[2],[3] There was only a single case of PCH associated with CREST syndrome in the past literature.[4] The patient presented with dyspnea on exertion, CREST syndrome, PAH, and bilaterally diffuse ground-glass opacities.
We herein report a case of incipient gastric adenocarcinoma uncovered during the evaluation of overlap syndrome between autoimmune thyroiditis and CREST syndrome.
A constellation of calcinosis, Raynaud's phenomenon, esophageal dysmotility, Sclerodactyly and telangiectasia is called as CREST syndrome.
The CREST syndrome (calcinosis, Raynaud phenomenon, esophageal dysmotility, sclerodactyly, and telangiectasia) is one clinical subtype of limited cutaneous systemic sclerosis.
Gareth Davies, aged 47, who contracted CREST syndrome, died after he was shuttled between three different hospitals because of a wrangle over his medical insurance with his employers at Kasem Bundit University in Bangkok.
Primary biliary cirrhosis and the CREST syndrome: a report of 22 cases.
Comparison of CREST syndrome variant with diffuse scleroderma.
Raynaud's phenomenon in the context of CREST syndrome, the symptoms of which can include calcinosis, esophageal dysmotility, sclerodactyly, and telangiectasia, is initially treated with calcium channel blockers.