Scleroderma is a rare autoimmune disease which can cause fibrosis (or hardening) of the skin and internal organs. This can cause symptoms such as difficulty swallowing, heartburn, constipation, fatigue, Raynaud's disease and pulmonary fibrosis.
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News, information, and support for patients with scleroderma.
American Society For Scleroderma Research
ASFSR brings people together, to work together, to raise funds to find a cure for scleroderma. Find information about this auto-immune disease, coping with it, and details about fundraisers.
International Scleroderma Network
Resource for medical and support information including symptoms, treatments, clinical trials, and support group listings.
Johns Hopkins Scleroderma Center
Specializes in the care of patients with scleroderma and related conditions. Find information for patients, physicians and research.
Handout from the National Institutes of Health.
Full text medical article from eMedicine.
Information from the Mayo Clinic.
Scleroderma Clinical Trials Consortium
Information about this international organization which is dedicated to finding a better treatment for this disorder. Includes current studies and a newsletter.
The Scleroderma Foundation
National nonprofit health organization with 14,000 members, dedicated to a three-fold mission of support, education, and research to help fight this challenging autoimmune disease.
The Scleroderma Research Foundation
Information about the organization, research, mailing list and resources.
Offers support and information. Includes an introduction, news and a message board.
Scleroderma Society of Canada
A non-profit society raising awareness of and funding for research and a cure. Good factual information about this disease.
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