steroid myopathy

Known as: myopathies steroid, myopathy steroids 
A non-neoplastic disorder affecting the skeletal muscles. It is caused by damage to muscle fibers either by excessive intake of corticosteroids… (More)
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND Corticosteroid-induced myopathy is a well known clinical entity, and experimental studies showed decreased rate of… (More)
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2006
2006
High-dose steroids are the first line of treatment for acute graft-versus-host disease (aGVHD). Steroid myopathy is a… (More)
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2001
Review
2001
Glucocorticoids have been widely used in the treatment of autoimmune and other diseases. Chronic steroid use, however, could… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
We prospectively evaluated 15 adult cancer patients being treated with adrenocorticosteroids (steroids) to determine the… (More)
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1995
1995
Epidural steroid injections are widely used for the treatment of lumbago and sciatica although their efficacy has not yet been… (More)
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1992
Review
1992
Skeletal muscle myopathy is a well-known side-effect of systemically administered corticosteroids. In recent years renewed… (More)
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1991
1991
A 42 year old woman with foot process disease, was treated with corticosteroids for 6 years. She had been suffering, for about 3… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
In six patients with Cushing's syndrome and three with steroid myopathy, the clinical, functional, biochemical and structural… (More)
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1982
1982
Steroids are so commonly prescribed for so many conditions that physicians tend to become somewhat cavalier in their use. With… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
In eight women with polymyositis (three patients), systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) (three patients), rheumatoid arthritis (one… (More)
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