Frequency of specific cancer types in dermatomyositis and polymyositis: a population-based study

@article{Hill2001FrequencyOS,
  title={Frequency of specific cancer types in dermatomyositis and polymyositis: a population-based study},
  author={C. Hill and Y. Zhang and B. Sigurgeirsson and E. Pukkala and D. Felson},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2001},
  volume={357},
  pages={96-100}
}
BACKGROUND Dermatomyositis and polymyositis are associated with cancer, but previous nationwide studies have not had sufficient cases to test the association between myositis and specific cancer types. [...] Key MethodWe did a pooled analysis of published national data from Sweden, Denmark, and Finland.Expand
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