Consult Top Doctors Online

Download MFine App

Consult City's Top Doctors, The Minute You Need To

First Consultation starting
₹249 ₹499

Systemic Sclerosis

Systemic Sclerosis: All you need to

About

An autoimmune disorder where the healthy tissue is destroyed because of the immune system by mistaking it to be an alien substance or infection.
Systemic Sclerosis affects people between 30-50 years; It is more common in people in their 40s. [1]
- Requires a medical diagnosis
- Women are more at risk
- Autoimmune disorder.
- Incurable
- Causes are unknown.
- Treatable by a medical professional
- Lab tests, imaging often required.
The features of systemic sclerosis can appear in other autoimmune disorders as well. When this happens, it is called a mixed connective disorder. The symptoms and severity of this condition are also called scleroderma, progressive systemic disorder or CREST syndrome. They vary from person to person and are based on the systems and organs involved. The main causes are overproduced collagen and injuries to small arteries.

Symptoms

Self-diagnosable
People may experience the following:
1. Changes in texture and, the appearance of the skin due to increased collagen production.
2. It also affects the blood vessels, muscles, heart, digestive system, lungs, and kidneys.
3. Difficulty swallowing
4. Constipation
5. Diarrhea
6. Abdominal bloating after meals
7. A dry cough
8. Joint pain
9. Hair loss
10. Shortness of breath
11. Esophageal reflux.

Treatment

Self-care: avoiding smoking, physical exercises, avoiding foods that cause heartburn is recommended.
Medications: Corticosteroids, NSAIDs, immunosuppressants are helpful.
Specialists: Consult a dermatologist for other concerns. At mfine, you can avail a comprehensive treatment plan for optimum health.

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

10 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD

Physician

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు

6 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBSS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

6 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

9 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

6 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు, हिन्दी

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

6 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

7 exp ₹999 ₹399

mbbs

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

9 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB- Ortho

Physician

 Speaks: English

3+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

7 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

13+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, ಕನ್ನಡ, हिन्दी, मराठी

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD, DCP

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD(Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

30+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Medicine), Dip ultrasonog...

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, मराठी

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (General Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, मराठी, हिन्दी

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, BLS, ACLS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

6 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, മലയാളം

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

9 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, Ongoing PG

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (General Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD, CCEBDM, Fellowship in Dia...

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, বাংলা

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

6+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

21+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), MRCP

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

18 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

7 exp ₹999 ₹399

MD, MEM

Physician

 Speaks: English

11+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DA, DNB (Anes)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

12+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB(Family Medicine), PG Dipl...

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, বাংলা

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS , DNB

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, ಕನ್ನಡ

8 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

mbbs

Physician

 Speaks: English

7 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

7 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB- Ortho

Physician

 Speaks: English

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

7 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

7 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MS

Physician

 Speaks: English

8+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (General Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

13+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Medicine), DNB (Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

39+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD(Internal Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

8 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MS- Ortho

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

7 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు, हिन्दी, தமிழ்

36+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

16+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Internal Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, বাংলা

10 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

11+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Family Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, ಕನ್ನಡ

22+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Family Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, മലയാളം

7 + years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

6 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, বাংলা, हिन्दी

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

6 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు, தமிழ், ಕನ್ನಡ

3+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, தமிழ், हिन्दी

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MS

Physician

 Speaks: English

6 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

7+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

7+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS ,MD

Physician

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS,

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

8+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

22+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MRCGP, Post Graduate Diploma ...

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

10 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD

Physician

 Speaks: English

8+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

8 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

6 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

9 years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (General Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు, ಕನ್ನಡ

11+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), MRCP ...

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, ಕನ್ನಡ

14 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

14+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB(General Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

22+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB(General Medicine), FCPS

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, मराठी

17+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Family Medicine), MHSc (...

Physician

 Speaks: English, தமிழ், ಕನ್ನಡ

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Int Med), Diploma in Rheu...

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

6 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

8+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

13 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

6+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

2+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

11 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

11+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS,MD

Physician

 Speaks: English

15+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు, ಕನ್ನಡ

8+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB, IDCCM, PDFCCM

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు, ಕನ್ನಡ

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

8+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS , MD - General Medicine

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

6 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

18+ exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Family Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

5+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, தமிழ், मराठी

14+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Family Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

6+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

35+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Family Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, മലയാളം

19+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Family Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

7+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

16+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MRCP (UK), Diploma in Dermato...

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

8+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (General Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, ಕನ್ನಡ, తెలుగు, தமிழ்

42+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (General medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, मराठी

22+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine) DNB (G...

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

30+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

40+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD, Diploma in Asthma Module

Physician

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు, தமிழ்

8 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MHA

Physician

 Speaks: English

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

3+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

9 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD

Physician

 Speaks: English

17+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (General Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, বাংলা

15+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (General Medicine), PDCC (...

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, ಕನ್ನಡ

12+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Family Medicine), IOSH, ...

Physician

 Speaks: English, ಕನ್ನಡ, हिन्दी

8+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS,MD(Internal medicine), Diploma...

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, मराठी

5 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

8 Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (General Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, ಕನ್ನಡ

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

11+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Family Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, ಕನ್ನಡ, தமிழ்

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

2 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

9 exp ₹999 ₹399

mbbs

Physician

 Speaks: English

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (General Medicine)

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, ಕನ್ನಡ

20 + years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD - General Medicine

Physician

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

10 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS

Physician

 Speaks: English