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Table 2 SSc patients with their ages at the time of surgery, sex, interincisal distance, SSc-related changes to the hands and fingers and prosthetic restoration (m = male; f = female)

From: Dental implants in patients suffering from systemic sclerosis: a retrospective analysis of clinical outcomes in a case series with 24 patients

Patient
No
Age at the time of surgery Gender Medication* for the treatment of systemic sclerosis ID (mm) Fingers, hands Prosthetic restoration
1 69 f Corticosteroid (f) 42 Puffy fingers, calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the mandible
2 45 f Corticosteroid (f) 38 Puffy fingers, fingertip necroses Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the mandible
3 65 f Corticosteroid (f); MTX (p) 20 Puffy fingers, calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Single crown
4 60 f Analgesics/Anti-inflammatory drugs (p) 24 Puffy fingers, fingertip necroses Screw-fixed dental bridge in the anterior maxilla
5 60 m Corticosteroid (f) 30 Puffy fingers Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the maxilla
6 31 f Corticosteroid (f); Analgesics/Anti-inflammatory drugs (f/p) 20 Madonna fingers calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the mandible, screw-fixed dental bridge in the anterior and posterior maxilla
7 65 f Corticosteroid (f); MTX (p) 20 Sclerodactyly, fingertip necroses Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the maxilla
Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the mandible
8 66 f Corticosteroid (f); MTX (p) 30 Puffy fingers, calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Single crown
9 45 f Corticosteroid (f); MTX (p) 24 Sclerodactyly, calcinosis cutis Telescopic crowns with a removable prosthesis of the maxilla
10 55 f Corticosteroid (p) 30 Puffy fingers, calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Locators, removable prosthesis of the mandible
11 74 f Analgesics/Anti-inflammatory drugs (p) 25 Sclerodactyly, calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, amputations in the area of the end phalanges Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the mandible
12 67 f Corticosteroid (f) 25 Puffy fingers, calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the mandible
13 76 f Corticosteroid (p); MTX (f) 29 Puffy fingers, calcinosis cutis Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the mandible
14 69 f Analgesics/Anti-inflammatory drugs (p); Corticosteroid (p) 38 Puffy fingers, calcinosis cutis in the areas of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Bar restoration removable prosthesis of the mandible
15 38 f Corticosteroid (f); MTX (p) 30 Puffy Fingers Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the maxilla, screw-fixed dental bridge in the anterior mandible
16 77 f Corticosteroid (p) 34 Calcinosis cutis in the areas of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses, amputation in the area of the end phalanges Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the mandible
17 69 f MTX (f) 25 Puffy fingers, calcinosis cutis Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the maxilla
18 77 m Immunosuppressive (f) 39 Puffy fingers Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the mandible
19 30 f Corticosteroid (f) 33 Puffy fingers, calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Single crown
20 51 f Analgesics/Anti-inflammatory drugs (p); MTX (p) 25 Madonna fingers, calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the maxilla
21 52 f Corticosteroid (f); Immunosuppressive (p) 40 Calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Single crown planned
22 58 f Corticosteroid (f) 30 Madonna fingers, calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Bar restoration removable prosthesis of the mandible
23 72 f Corticosteroid (f) 30 Puffy fingers, calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the mandible
24 59 f Corticosteroid (p); Immunosuppressive (p) 28 Madonna fingers, calcinosis cutis in the area of the end phalanges, fingertip necroses Bar restoration, removable prosthesis of the mandible
  1. *Depending on the stage of the disease (f = former/p = present: at the time of surgical and prosthodontic treatment and/or the observation period); MTX  Methotrexate