Risk factors associated with calcinosis of juvenile dermatomyositis.


OBJECTIVE To identify risk factors associated with calcinosis in children and adolescents with juvenile dermatomyositis. METHODS A review was carried out of the medical records of 54 patients with juvenile dermatomyositis. Data were collected on demographic characteristics, clinical features: muscle strength (stages I to V of the Medical Research Council… (More)
DOI: 10.2223/JPED.1746


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@article{Sallum2008RiskFA, title={Risk factors associated with calcinosis of juvenile dermatomyositis.}, author={Adriana Maluf Elias Sallum and Francine C M M Pivato and Ulysses D{\'o}ria-Filho and N{\'a}dia Emi Aikawa and Bernadete de Lourdes Liphaus and Suely K. N. Marie and Cl{\'o}vis Artur Almeida Silva}, journal={Jornal de pediatria}, year={2008}, volume={84 1}, pages={68-74} }