Other rheumatic diseases in adolescence. Dermatomyositis, scleroderma, overlap syndromes, systemic vasculitis, and panniculitis.

C. Hom, N. T. Ilowite

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Abstract

In addition to juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), dermatomyosytis, scleroderma, overlap syndromes, systemic vasculitis, and panniculitis also present in adolescence. The authors discuss the complex epidemiology, diagnosis, clinical features, diagnostic testing, treatment, and prognosis of these diseases.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)69-83, vi
JournalAdolescent medicine (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Volume9
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1998

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