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Erectile dysfunction: Imbalance between pro-angiogenic and anti-angiogenic factors in systemic sclerosis

Published:April 24, 2018DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejim.2018.04.017
      Systemic sclerosis (SSc) is an autoimmune disease characterized by fibrosis of skin and internal organs, endothelial and microvascular damage. Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a major issue for male with high prevalence and great impact on quality of life [
      • Bruni C.
      • Raja J.
      • Denton C.P.
      • Matucci-Cerinic M.
      The clinical relevance of sexual dysfunction in systemic sclerosis.
      ].

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