"Scleromyxedema" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A connective tissue disorder characterized by widespread thickening of SKIN with a cobblestone-like appearance. It is caused by proliferation of FIBROBLASTS and deposition of MUCIN in the DERMIS in the absence of thyroid disease. Most scleromyxedema cases are associated with a MONOCLONAL GAMMOPATHY, immunoglobulin IgG-lambda.
- Lichen Myxedematosus
- Myxedematosus, Lichen
- Papular Mucinosis
- Mucinosis, Papular
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Scleromyxedema".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Scleromyxedema".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Scleromyxedema" by people in this website by year, and whether "Scleromyxedema" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.