If you have been newly diagnosed with scleroderma or have a loved one or friend who has the disease, there may be many questions going through your mind. We’ve come up with a list of some of the most frequently asked questions about scleroderma according to the Scleroderma Research Foundation.
1. What does scleroderma mean?
The word ‘scleroderma’ comes from two Greek words – ‘sclero’ which means hard and ‘derma’ which means skin.