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Table 1 Classification of morphea or localized scleroderma

From: Facial asymmetry: a case report of localized linear scleroderma patient with muscular strain and spasm

Plaque morphea

Plaque morphea


Guttate morphea


Atrophoderma of Pasini and Pierini


Keloid morphea (nodular morphea) (Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus)

Generalized morphea


Bullous morphea


Linear morphea

Linear morphea (linear scleroderma)


Morphea en coup de sabre


Progressive facial hemiatrophy

Deep morphea

Morphea profunda


Subcutaneous morphea


Eosinophilic fasciitis


Pansclerotic morphea of childhood

  1. Source: Peterson LS et al., 1995 [12]