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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Scleroderma" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Scleroderma
Scleroderma, also known as systemic sclerosis, is a chronic systemic autoimmune disease characterised by hardening (sclero) of the skin (derma). In the more severe form, it also affects internal organs. - See link


Scleroderma in Spanish is Esclerodermia
La esclerodermia (del griego sklēródermos "piel endurecida") es un término que abarca un heterogéneo grupo de enfermedades autoinmunes fibrosantes del tejido conjuntivo que afectan principalmente a la piel, pero que también pueden implicar estructuras subyacentes, como la grasa, fascias, músculos, huesos, diversos órganos internos (tracto gastrointestinal, pulmón, riñón, corazón y otros), la sinovial y los vasos sanguíneos. - See link


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Definition of Scleroderma in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Scleroderma in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
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