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ALLMedicine™ Myopathies Center

Research & Reviews  3,293 results

Myocardial involvement and deformation abnormalities in idiopathic inflammatory myopath...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10554-020-02020-2
The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging; Kersten J, Güleroglu AM et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Cardiac involvement has been described in idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIM), including non-specific ECG and echocardiographic findings. Aim of our study was to evaluate myocardial deformation parameters in IIM and to correlate them with lat...

Diagnostic challenges in metabolic myopathies.
https://doi.org/10.1080/14737175.2020.1825943
Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics; Angelini C, Marozzo R et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Metabolic myopathies comprise a clinically etiological diverse group of disorders caused by defects in cellular energy metabolism including the breakdown of carbohydrates and fatty acids, which include glycogen storage diseases and fatty acid oxid...

Cytokines and inflammatory mediators as promising markers of polymyositis/dermatomyositis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOR.0000000000000744
Current Opinion in Rheumatology; Cerezo LA, Vencovský J et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIMs), known also as myositis, represent challenging group of heterogeneous muscle disorders characterized by symmetric proximal muscle weakness and evidence of muscle inflammation. The purpose of this review is...

Cardiac involvement in inflammatory myopathies and inherited muscle diseases.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOR.0000000000000753
Current Opinion in Rheumatology; Lilleker JB, Roberts M et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - To examine recent developments relating to cardiac involvement in the adult idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIM) and those inherited muscle diseases which may present in adulthood and mimic IIM. Cardiac involvement is a common feature of IIM a...

Apoptosis in idiopathic inflammatory myopathies with partial invasion; a role for CD8+ ...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0239176
PloS One; Danielsson O, Häggqvist B et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Polymyositis and inclusion body myositis are idiopathic inflammatory myopathies, with a pathology characterized by partial invasion of non-necrotic muscle fibres by CD8+ cytotoxic T-cells, leading to fibre degeneration. Although the main effector ...

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Guidelines  2 results

2017 European League Against Rheumatism/American College of Rheumatology classification...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5736307
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases; Lundberg IE, Tjärnlund A et. al.

Oct 28th, 2017 - To develop and validate new classification criteria for adult and juvenile idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIM) and their major subgroups. Candidate variables were assembled from published criteria and expert opinion using consensus methodolog...

EFNS guidelines for the molecular diagnosis of neurogenetic disorders: motoneuron, peri...
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-1331.2010.03069.x
European Journal of Neurology; Burgunder JM, Schöls L et. al.

May 26th, 2010 - These EFNS guidelines on the molecular diagnosis of motoneuron disorders, neuropathies and myopathies are designed to summarize the possibilities and limitations of molecular genetic techniques and to provide diagnostic criteria for deciding when ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3,329 results

Myocardial involvement and deformation abnormalities in idiopathic inflammatory myopath...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10554-020-02020-2
The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging; Kersten J, Güleroglu AM et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Cardiac involvement has been described in idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIM), including non-specific ECG and echocardiographic findings. Aim of our study was to evaluate myocardial deformation parameters in IIM and to correlate them with lat...

Diagnostic challenges in metabolic myopathies.
https://doi.org/10.1080/14737175.2020.1825943
Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics; Angelini C, Marozzo R et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Metabolic myopathies comprise a clinically etiological diverse group of disorders caused by defects in cellular energy metabolism including the breakdown of carbohydrates and fatty acids, which include glycogen storage diseases and fatty acid oxid...

Cytokines and inflammatory mediators as promising markers of polymyositis/dermatomyositis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOR.0000000000000744
Current Opinion in Rheumatology; Cerezo LA, Vencovský J et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIMs), known also as myositis, represent challenging group of heterogeneous muscle disorders characterized by symmetric proximal muscle weakness and evidence of muscle inflammation. The purpose of this review is...

Cardiac involvement in inflammatory myopathies and inherited muscle diseases.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOR.0000000000000753
Current Opinion in Rheumatology; Lilleker JB, Roberts M et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - To examine recent developments relating to cardiac involvement in the adult idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIM) and those inherited muscle diseases which may present in adulthood and mimic IIM. Cardiac involvement is a common feature of IIM a...

Apoptosis in idiopathic inflammatory myopathies with partial invasion; a role for CD8+ ...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0239176
PloS One; Danielsson O, Häggqvist B et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Polymyositis and inclusion body myositis are idiopathic inflammatory myopathies, with a pathology characterized by partial invasion of non-necrotic muscle fibres by CD8+ cytotoxic T-cells, leading to fibre degeneration. Although the main effector ...

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News  49 results

Congenital myasthenic syndrome diagnosed best with repetitive stimulation and jitter analysis
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/210304/neuromuscular-disorders/congenital-myasthenic-syndrome-diagnosed-best?channel=53
Tara Haelle

Oct 17th, 2019 - AUSTIN, TEX. – The use of both repetitive stimulation (RS) and jitter analysis are important for accurate diagnosis of congenital myasthenic syndrome (CMS) suggests newly presented research.

New System Classifies Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/175874/rare-diseases/new-system-classifies-idiopathic-inflammatory-myopathies

Sep 27th, 2018 - A new system that incorporates clinical and serologic data may help classify idiopathic inflammatory myopathies, according to an analysis published online ahead of print September 10 in JAMA Neurology. By analyzing the patterns of relationships be.

Idiopathic inflammatory myopathies: Muscle biopsy no longer needed?
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/174324/neuromuscular-disorders/idiopathic-inflammatory-myopathies-muscle-biopsy-no
Andrew D. Bowser

Sep 10th, 2018 - A new classification system that incorporates clinical and serologic data may be useful in the classification of idiopathic inflammatory myopathies, results of a recent analysis suggest. By analyzing the patterns of relationships between 47 variab.

Stroke Risk Doubled in Myopathy
https://www.medpagetoday.com/rheumatology/generalrheumatology/74089

Jul 18th, 2018 - Action Points Be aware that patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathies have double the risk of both ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke compared to the general population, according to a Swedish population-based cohort study. Note that the idiop...

Rare paraneoplastic dermatomyositis secondary to high-grade bladder cancer
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/164487/genitourinary-cancer/rare-paraneoplastic-dermatomyositis
Kase et al

Apr 29th, 2018 - The clinical presentation of bladder cancer typically presents with hematuria; changes in voiding habits such as urgency, frequency, and pain; or less commonly, obstructive symptoms. Rarely does bladder cancer first present as part of a paraneopla.

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Patient Education  9 results see all →