Cutaneous dermatomyositis in the era of biologicals

@article{Wright2015CutaneousDI,
  title={Cutaneous dermatomyositis in the era of biologicals},
  author={Natalie Andrews Wright and Ruth Ann Vleugels and Jeffrey P. Callen},
  journal={Seminars in Immunopathology},
  year={2015},
  volume={38},
  pages={113-121}
}
Dermatomyositis (DM) is a systemic inflammatory condition characterized by cutaneous and muscle findings, in addition to potential involvement of other organ systems. A distinct subtype of DM exists that is categorized by cutaneous findings with absent or minimal muscle involvement, referred to as clinically amyopathic dermatomyositis or dermatomyositis sine myositis. A variety of topical, immunosuppressive, and immunomodulatory therapies have been utilized to treat cutaneous DM. The advent of… Expand
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