Polymyositis

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Opportunistic infection risk highest for patients with polymyositis, dermatomyositis

October 30, 2019
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Cancer, infection risk higher among patients treated with IL inhibitors

October 29, 2019
Rheumatology patients treated with interleukin inhibitors have an increased risk for serious infections, opportunistic infections and cancer, according to data published…
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Hydroxychloroquine alone insufficient to manage dermatomyositis

October 15, 2019
SAN DIEGO — Although patients with dermatomyositis are often advised to use adequate sun protection and prescribed similar therapies as patients with cutaneous…
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Electromyogram report crucial for patients with suspected myositis

October 9, 2019
SAN DIEGO — The use of electromyograms and nerve conduction studies are essential to excluding alternative diagnoses and confirming muscle disease when evaluating…
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Systemic Sclerosis Interstitial Lung Disease: Early Diagnosis and Comprehensive Management

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals.

Interstitial lung disease (ILD) is a frequent complication of the autoimmune disorder systemic sclerosis (SSc). SSc-ILD…
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VIDEO: Significant improvements for skin disease activity seen in patients with dermatomyositis treated with anabasum

November 15, 2017
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Ace the Case: A 76-Year-Old Female With White Discoloration of Fingers

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This educational activity will utilize a case study to discuss the management of a 76-year-old female with the…
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