20 Facts about Pediatric Scleroderma


16. Scleroderma management often includes family counseling regarding emotional, financial, cosmetic, disability, and social issues.

17. The outlook will depend on the type of scleroderma, whether or not there is internal organ involvement, and where and how much skin is affected.

18. In systemic sclerosis, children who have lung, kidney or heart problems usually have the greatest risk of complications.

Learn more about Wyatt Wright a.k.a (Wyatt The Warrior),  a 9-year-old young man diagnosed with localized scleroderma (linear) at the age of 8.

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