So sorry you haven't been referred to a rheumy before now. It is actually a GOOD thing that you will be seeing one. They are the right player to figure out all the details.
6 weeks is actually a short wait. Some of us had to wait several months to see a good rheumy. One thing you can do is call the rheumy's office after your appointment is made and ask to be put on a cancellation list. Let them know that you will make yourself available even last minute. Sometimes you can get in sooner that way.
Here is a link to the Scleroderma site. http://sclero.org/support/stories/english/d/deborah-m/a-to-z.html
That should be helpful in looking for information about
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