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Year : 2004  |  Volume : 70  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 96-98

Progressive systemic sclerosis in childhood: A report of three cases

Vasudha Abhijit Belgaumkar, Neeta R Gokhale, Pradeep M Mahajan, Sunil N Tolat, Anil Bhokare, Shekhar Kamble 
 Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, B. J. Medical College and Sassoon General Hospitals, Pune - 411 001, India

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15, Harikrupa Apartments, Plot no. 56, Rambaug Colony, Paud Road, Pune - 411 038
India

Systemic sclerosis is unusual in childhood. We describe three children who presented with diffuse hidebound skin associated with gastrointestinal and pulmonary abnormalities. Cardiac and renal dysfunctions, which are often encountered in these patients, were notably absent in our cases.


How to cite this article:
Belgaumkar VA, Gokhale NR, Mahajan PM, Tolat SN, Bhokare A, Kamble S. Progressive systemic sclerosis in childhood: A report of three cases.Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2004;70:96-98


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Belgaumkar VA, Gokhale NR, Mahajan PM, Tolat SN, Bhokare A, Kamble S. Progressive systemic sclerosis in childhood: A report of three cases. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol [serial online] 2004 [cited 2021 Jan 22 ];70:96-98
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