Scleroderma: hand manifestations

Case contributed by Dr Wael Nemattalla


Hand pain and swelling.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Male

Soft tissue calcification and acro-osteolysis in keeping with scleroderma. 


Soft tissue calcification is noted. 

Case Discussion

Note acro-osteolysis and globular soft tissue calcification characteristic of progressive systemic sclerosis.

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Case information

rID: 7409
Published: 28th Oct 2009
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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