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Polymyositis

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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Polymyositis" returned 44 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Interstitial Lung Disease in Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis.
Last Updated: Mar 30, 2020

The idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIMs), including polymyositis (PM) and dermatomyositis (DM), are autoimmune connective tissue diseases with variable degrees of muscle inflammation and systemic involvement. Interstitial lung disease (ILD) is a common complication of the IIMs ...

Juvenile polymyositis associated with ureteral necrosis: a diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma-case report and review of the literature.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2020

We describe an 11-year-old girl, diagnosed with juvenile polymyositis (JPM), who developed right ureteral obstruction secondary to necrosis. We emphasize the dilemmas regarding optimal timing for surgical intervention and medical treatment. Vascular involvement, which could be a part ...

Polymyositis with mitochondrial pathology or atypical form of sporadic inclusion body myositis: case series and review of the literature.
Last Updated: Mar 10, 2020

Polymyositis with mitochondrial pathology (PM-Mito) is a rare form of idiopathic inflammatory myopathy with no definite diagnostic criteria and similarities to both PM and sporadic inclusion body myositis (s-IBM). The aim of this study is to address the dilemma of whether PM-Mito ...

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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Polymyositis" returned 418 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
Mortality in Patients with Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis in an Israeli Population.
Last Updated: Nov 22, 2020

The reported mortality rates of patients with polymyositis and dermatomyositis are highly variable worldwide. The excess mortality of patients with polymyositis/dermatomyositis has not been evaluated in an Israeli population.

18F-FDG PET/CT in a Patient With Thymoma-Associated Paraneoplastic Polymyositis.
Last Updated: Mar 19, 2020

A 43-year-old woman presented with progressive muscle weakness and myalgia for 1 month. Laboratory tests revealed the elevation of myogenic enzymes. MRI of the thighs demonstrated a pattern of edema for inflammatory myopathy. Electromyography showed diffuse myopathic disorder, and ...

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