Inflammatory myopathies (polymyositis, dermatomyositis, inclusion body myositis)

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Abstract

Inflammatory myopathies are common treatable diseases of muscle that should be differentiated from similar but incurable conditions. This article discusses the diagnosis, laboratory studies, pathology, pathogenesis, differential diagnosis, and treatment of the different autoimmune myopathies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)494-502
Number of pages9
JournalComprehensive Therapy
Volume24
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1998

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Inclusion Body Myositis
Myositis
Dermatomyositis
Clinical Laboratory Techniques
Muscular Diseases
Differential Diagnosis
Pathology
Muscles

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  • Medicine(all)

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Inflammatory myopathies (polymyositis, dermatomyositis, inclusion body myositis). / Bertorini, Tulio.

In: Comprehensive Therapy, Vol. 24, No. 10, 10.1998, p. 494-502.

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