A deceptive case of amyloid myopathy: clinical and magnetic resonance imaging features.

Amyloid myopathy is a well-described, increasingly recognized clinical entity. Similar to inflammatory myopathies, amyloid myopathy presents with proximal muscle weakness and can be associated with elevated levels of muscle enzymes. We report the case of a 58-year-old woman who, at presentation to her physician with proximal muscle weakness and congestive… CONTINUE READING