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Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases

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Skin Diseases: Acne | Dermatitis (Inflammation, Rash) | Growths | Hives | Ichthyosis | Itching | Infections of the Skin | Mastocytosis | Pigmentation Disorders| Psoriasis | Rosacea | Ulcers

Other Diseases: Connective Tissue Diseases | Hair Diseases | Nail Diseases | Sweating Disorders

Other Topics: Skin Disease (General) | Anatomy | Aging Skin | Skin Disease Treatment | Sun Exposure


Connective Tissue Diseases

(Jump to: General Information | Fasciitis | Lupus | Marfan Syndrome | Mixed Connective Tissue Disease | Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum | Scleroderma | Tumors )

General Information
Hereditary Connective Tissue Disorders:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Q & A: Heritable Disorders of Connective Tissue:NIAMS
Center for Marfan Syndrome and Related Connective Tissue Disorders:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Connective Tissue Disorders:MedlinePlus


Desmoid Tumors (Fibromatosis)
Desmoid Tumor:Children's Hospital Boston
About Desmoid Tumors:Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation
Fibromatosis:DermNet NZ


Fasciitis
Eosinophilic Fasciitis
Eosinophilic Fasciitis:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Eosinophilic Fasciitis:MedicineNet
Eosinophilic Fasciitis:DermNet NZ
Necrotizing Fasciitis
NF Fact Sheet:National Necrotizing Fasciitis Foundation
Necrotising Fasciitis:DermNet NZ
Plantar Fasciitis
See Musculoskeletal System, Foot Disorders


Lupus
General Information
Introduction to Lupus:Lupus Foundation of America
Types of Lupus:Lupus Foundation of America
Individualized Information:Lupus Foundation of America
Lupus:MedlinePlus
Living With Lupus
Basics for Better Living:Lupus Foundation of America
Living With Lupus:Nemours Foundation
Lupus: A Patient Care Guide for Nurses and Other Health Professionals:NIAMS
Patient Care Guide: Patient Information:NIAMS
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus:NIAMS
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE):UpToDate Patient Information
Lupus and Pregnancy, see Pregnancy and Childbirth, Risks to Pregnancy
Lupus Erythematosus and Oral Health:Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Neurological Sequelae of Lupus:NINDS
Diagnosis and Treatment of Lupus:Lupus Foundation of America
Cutaneous (Skin) Lupus
Skin Disease in Lupus:Lupus Foundation of America
Discoid Lupus Erythematosus:AOCD
Drug-Induced Lupus
Drug-Induced Lupus Erythematosus:Lupus Foundation of America
Neonatal Lupus
Neonatal Lupus:NORD


Marfan Syndrome
General Information
Marfan Syndrome:NHLBI
Marfan Syndrome:NIAMS
Related Disorders:National Marfan Foundation
Marfan Syndrome:MedlinePlus
Treatment of Marfan Syndrome
Find a Doctor:National Marfan Foundation
Center for Marfan Syndrome and Related Connective Tissue Disorders:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Marfan Syndrome and Related Aortic Disorders:Stanford Hospital & Clinics
Specific Aspects of Marfan Syndrome
Eyes
Living with the Marfan Syndrome: Eyes:National Marfan Foundation
Caring for Dislocated Lenses:National Marfan Foundation
Heart and Blood Vessels
Living with the Marfan Syndrome: Heart and Blood Vessels:National Marfan Foundation
Marfan Syndrome:Cleveland Clinic Heart & Vascular Institute
Other Specific Concerns
Living with the Marfan Syndrome: Children and Teens:National Marfan Foundation
Living with the Marfan Syndrome: Dental Concerns:National Marfan Foundation
Living with the Marfan Syndrome: Dural Ectasia:National Marfan Foundation
Living with the Marfan Syndrome: Lungs:National Marfan Foundation
Living with the Marfan Syndrome: Pregnancy and Reproduction:National Marfan Foundation
Living with the Marfan Syndrome: Skeleton and Joints:National Marfan Foundation
Genetics of Marfan Syndrome
Marfan Syndrome:Genetics Home Reference, NLM
Marfan Syndrome:GeneReviews


Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
Mixed Connective Tissue Disease:Mayo Clinic
Lupus and Overlap:Lupus Foundation of America


Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum
PXE International
Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum:Genetics Home Reference, NLM
Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum:GeneReviews


Scleroderma
Scleroderma:NIAMS
What Is Scleroderma?:Scleroderma Research Foundation
Scleroderma:MedlinePlus


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