Paraneoplastic myopathy.

@article{Dank2009ParaneoplasticM,
  title={Paraneoplastic myopathy.},
  author={Katalin Dank{\'o} and Andrea Ponyi and Andrew P Molnar and Csilla Andr{\'a}s and Tam{\'a}s Constantin},
  journal={Current opinion in rheumatology},
  year={2009},
  volume={21 6},
  pages={
          594-8
        }
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW It has been recognized for some time now, that compared with the normal population, patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIM) live with an increased risk of developing malignancy. In the majority of these patients, cancer-associated myositis appears to have some paraneoplastic features. The aim of the present review is to describe new data that explain the connection between myositis and malignant diseases, as well as to highlight its value in the current… CONTINUE READING
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