sclerodactylia


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ac·ro·scle·ro·sis

(ak'rō-sklĕ-rō'sis),
Stiffness and tightness of the skin of the fingers, with atrophy of the soft tissue and osteoporosis of the distal phalanges of the hands and feet; a limited form of progressive systemic sclerosis occurring with Raynaud phenomenon and scleroderma of the forearms. See: CREST syndrome.

sclerodactylia

(skler?o-dak-til'e-a) [? + daktylos, a finger]
Induration of the skin of the fingers and toes. Synonym: acroscleroderma
sclerodactyly
acrosclerosis,
, sclerodactylia (sklēr'ō-dak'ti-lē, -dak-til'ē-ă)
Synonym(s): acrosclerosis.
[sclero- + G. daktylos, finger or toe]