Some articles on diffuse scleroderma, scleroderma:
... Diffuse scleroderma can cause musculoskeletal, pulmonary, gastrointestinal, renal and other complications ... Systemic scleroderma and Raynaud's can cause painful ulcers on the fingers or toes which are known as digital ulcers ... the skin) is also common in systemic scleroderma, and is often seen near the elbows, knees or other joints ...
Famous quotes containing the word diffuse:
“An oblong puddle inset in the coarse asphalt; like a fancy footprint filled to the brim with quicksilver; like a spatulate hole through which you can see the nether sky. Surrounded, I note, by a diffuse tentacled black dampness where some dull dun dead leaves have stuck. Drowned, I should say, before the puddle had shrunk to its present size.”
—Vladimir Nabokov (18991977)