Severe Pain and Ulceration Affecting Fingertips

A 58‐year‐old female with an 18‐year history of limited cutaneous systemic sclerosis presents with severe pain and ulceration affecting the tips of her fingers. On examination, there was evidence of auto‐amputation of some of her distal phalanges and ulceration of the overlying skin. What’s the diagnosis?

Advertising Policy

Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission. We do not endorse non-Cleveland Clinic products or services Policy

Advertising Policy