Systemic Scleroderma in Childhood: A Case Report


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Aslan A. , Koturoglu G. , Sozeri B., Kurugol Z.

ARCHIVES OF RHEUMATOLOGY, cilt.29, ss.219-223, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 29 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5606/archrheumatol.2014.3684
  • Dergi Adı: ARCHIVES OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.219-223

Özet

Juvenile systemic scleroderma is a rare chronic multi-system connective tissue disease in childhood. Although rare in children, it is an important cause of morbidity and mortality. Juvenile systemic scleroderma is one of the most severe rheumatologic conditions diagnosed in children. In this article, we report a six-year-old boy diagnosed with scleroderma.