In this video, Dr. J S Pasricha, Retired Professor, Department of Dermatology and Venereology, AIIMS, New Delhi will explain systemic sclerosis. It is a group of diseases having a varied manifestations. The skin becomes very thick and hard, joints are affected and painful, fibrosis of lungs are the major symptoms of systemic sclerosis. It is a slowly progressing disease.
He is a retired HOD of Dermatologist from AIIMS. Dr. J S Pasricha has completed MBBS from Punjab University, Chandigarh in 1961, MD - Dermatology from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 1964 and PhD - Dermatology & Venereology from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 1968. A member of Medical Council of India (MCI).