Myopathy with anti-HMGCR antibodies

@inproceedings{Alshehri2015MyopathyWA,
  title={Myopathy with anti-HMGCR antibodies},
  author={Ali Alshehri and Rati M. Choksi and Robert Bucelli and Alan Pestronk},
  booktitle={Neurology(R) neuroimmunology & neuroinflammation},
  year={2015}
}
OBJECTIVE To analyze clinical features and myopathology changes in muscle fibers, connective tissue, and vessels in 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase (HMGCR) antibody-associated myopathies. METHODS Retrospective review of records and myopathologic features of 49 consecutive patients with myopathies and serum HMGCR antibodies. RESULTS Clinical features included onset age from 12 to 83 years, female predominance (67%), proximal, symmetric weakness (84%), muscle discomfort (78… CONTINUE READING
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