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Polymyositis

Known as: Myositides, Multiple, Multiple Myositis, Polymyositis [Disease/Finding] 
Diseases characterized by inflammation involving multiple muscles. This may occur as an acute or chronic condition associated with medication… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
  • J. Schmidt
  • Journal of neuromuscular diseases
  • 2018
  • Corpus ID: 46926504
Inflammatory disorders of the skeletal muscle include polymyositis (PM), dermatomyositis (DM), (immune mediated) necrotizing… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Summary The inflammatory myopathies, commonly described as idiopathic, are the largest group of acquired and potentially… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Dermatomyositis and polymyositis are associated with cancer, but previous nationwide studies have not had sufficient… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We report findings in 70 patients with both diffuse interstitial lung disease and either polymyositis (PM) or dermatomyositis (DM… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND An association between polymyositis and cancer was first proposed in 1916, but the existence of the association has… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
  • M. Dalakas
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 1991
  • Corpus ID: 33717961
THE polymyositis and dermatomyositis complex encompasses a heterogeneous group of acquired muscle diseases called inflammatory… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
  • A. Masi
  • Bulletin on the rheumatic diseases
  • 1981
  • Corpus ID: 30791433
A multicenter, ongoing study of early-diagnosed cases of systemic sclerosis and comparison patients with systemic lupus… Expand
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Review
1975
Review
1975
(First of Two Parts) POLYMYOSITIS is an inflammatory myopathy of unknown cause to which the term dermatomyositis is applied in… Expand
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1975
Review
1975
 
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Review
1970
Review
1970
Several techniques have been developed to accomplish these objectives. Open thoracotomy allows for the resection or stapling of… Expand
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