What is Schleroderma – Medical and Business News

Scleroderma (skleer-oh-DUR-muh) is a group of rare diseases that involve the hardening and tightening of the skin and connective tissues — the fibers that provide the framework and support for your body. “Sclero” means “hard” and “derma” means “skin”. Hardening of the skin is just one of many symptoms scleroderma sufferers experience. Stiff joints, digestive