Monthly Archives: August 2011

Mixed Connective Tissue Disease (MCTD)

What is mixed connective tissue disease (MCTD)? Mixed connective tissue disease (MCTD)(also known as “Sharp’s syndrome”) is an autoimmune disease first described in 1972 and is considered an “overlap” of three diseases, systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus), scleroderma and polymyositis. People … Continue reading

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