Vaccines as a trigger for myopathies.

  title={Vaccines as a trigger for myopathies.},
  author={Hedi Orbach and Amir Tanay},
  volume={18 13},
Vaccines are considered to be among the greatest medical discoveries, credited with the virtual eradication of some diseases and the consequent improved survival and quality of life of the at-risk population. With that, vaccines are among the environmental factors implicated as triggers for the development of inflammatory myopathies. The sporadic reports on vaccine-induced inflammatory myopathies include cases of hepatitis B virus, bacillus Calmette-Guérin, tetanus, influenza, smallpox, polio… CONTINUE READING
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