The Prototypic Neuroimmunological Muscle Disease: Dermatomyositis
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Dermatomyositis is a rare inflammatory disease of muscle of unknown cause resulting in muscle weakness and pain in young- or middle-aged people. It is a member of a category of diseases that can be grouped together as idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIMs), the other members of which are polymyositis and inclusion body myositis (IBM).
KeywordsInterstitial Lung Disease Giant Cell Arteritis Muscle Disease Inclusion Body Myositis Inflammatory Myopathy