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Morphea scleroderma is a rare condition in which the skin becomes thick and hard due to excess collagen. Learn about possible treatments for morphea.

Key points

  • Morphea is an uncommon condition that causes skin to harden and look bruised.
  • Morphea is treated with creams, ointments and/or medications.
  • The active inflammation of morphea stops after several years.
Last updated: June 6th 2019