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Research & Reviews  1,827 results

Acute exudative paraneoplastic polymorphous vitelliform maculopathy in a patient with t...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1120672121994042
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Yu H, Ma X et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - This is the first reported case of acute exudative paraneoplastic polymorphous vitelliform maculopathy (AEPPVM) in a patient with thymoma, accompanied by myasthenia gravis (MG) and polymyositis. To examine the pathogenesis of ocular disease in a p...

Case 291.
https://doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2021200027
Radiology Yip SWY, Lam SHY et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - History A 46-year-old woman with known mixed connective tissue disease with clinical features of scleroderma and polymyositis and who was not on specific medications was referred to our institution to assess for interstitial lung disease due to he...

Active toxoplasmosis presenting with polymyositis and pleural effusion in a child.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jpc.15390
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Singhal KK, Kumar K et. al.

Feb 11th, 2021 - Active toxoplasmosis presenting with polymyositis and pleural effusion in a child.|2021|Singhal KK,Kumar K,Mathew JL,Mewara A,Vaidya PC,|

Factors Associated with Incident Severe Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in Systemic Aut...
https://doi.org/10.1093/rheumatology/keab118
Rheumatology (Oxford, England); Chen HH, Lin CH et. al.

Feb 6th, 2021 - To assess the association of severe pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) with particulate matter <2.5 μm (PM2.5) and clinical data in patients with systemic autoimmune rheumatic diseases (SARDs). We used the 2003-2017 nationwide data in Taiwan to...

Widespread soft tissue calcification in systemic sclerosis, polymyositis, and polyarthr...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(21)00134-3
Lancet (London, England); Hudowenz O, Klemm P et. al.

Jan 31st, 2021 - Widespread soft tissue calcification in systemic sclerosis, polymyositis, and polyarthritis.|2021|Hudowenz O,Klemm P,Lange U,Mueller-Ladner U,|

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Guidelines  3 results

Treatment consensus for management of polymyositis and dermatomyositis among rheumatolo...
https://doi.org/10.1111/1346-8138.14604
The Journal of Dermatology; Kohsaka H, Mimori T et. al.

Dec 18th, 2018 - Although rheumatologists, neurologists and dermatologists see patients with polymyositis (PM) and dermatomyositis (DM), their management appears to vary depending on the physician's specialty. The aim of the present study was to establish the trea...

2016 American College of Rheumatology/European League Against Rheumatism criteria for m...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5496443
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases; Aggarwal R, Rider LG et. al.

Apr 7th, 2017 - To develop response criteria for adult dermatomyositis (DM) and polymyositis (PM). Expert surveys, logistic regression, and conjoint analysis were used to develop 287 definitions using core set measures. Myositis experts rated greater improvement ...

CONSENSUS STATEMENT: THE USE OF INTRAVENOUS IMMUNOGLOBULIN IN THE TREATMENT OF NEUROMUSCULAR...
http://www.aanem.org/getmedia/e39a0191-ee38-48fe-9b43-e580228825a7/IVIG_CS_2009.pdf
PETER D. DONOFRIO

Sep 17th, 2009 - Consensus statements are important for developing treatment recommendations when evidence- based medicine (EBM) and treatment based on controlled trials is sparse or nonexistent. In this setting, it is clinically helpful to assemble a group of exp.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,893 results

Acute exudative paraneoplastic polymorphous vitelliform maculopathy in a patient with t...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1120672121994042
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Yu H, Ma X et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - This is the first reported case of acute exudative paraneoplastic polymorphous vitelliform maculopathy (AEPPVM) in a patient with thymoma, accompanied by myasthenia gravis (MG) and polymyositis. To examine the pathogenesis of ocular disease in a p...

Case 291.
https://doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2021200027
Radiology Yip SWY, Lam SHY et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - History A 46-year-old woman with known mixed connective tissue disease with clinical features of scleroderma and polymyositis and who was not on specific medications was referred to our institution to assess for interstitial lung disease due to he...

Consider Home Subcutaneous Immune Globulin for Refractory Dermatomyositis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946138

Feb 18th, 2021 - Home-based subcutaneous immune globulin therapy is a promising alternative to intravenous immune globulin therapy for patients with refractory dermatomyositis or polymyositis, Anna Postolova, MD, MPH, declared at the 2021 Rheumatology Winter Clini...

Active toxoplasmosis presenting with polymyositis and pleural effusion in a child.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jpc.15390
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Singhal KK, Kumar K et. al.

Feb 11th, 2021 - Active toxoplasmosis presenting with polymyositis and pleural effusion in a child.|2021|Singhal KK,Kumar K,Mathew JL,Mewara A,Vaidya PC,|

Factors Associated with Incident Severe Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in Systemic Aut...
https://doi.org/10.1093/rheumatology/keab118
Rheumatology (Oxford, England); Chen HH, Lin CH et. al.

Feb 6th, 2021 - To assess the association of severe pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) with particulate matter <2.5 μm (PM2.5) and clinical data in patients with systemic autoimmune rheumatic diseases (SARDs). We used the 2003-2017 nationwide data in Taiwan to...

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News  71 results

Consider Home Subcutaneous Immune Globulin for Refractory Dermatomyositis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946138

Feb 18th, 2021 - Home-based subcutaneous immune globulin therapy is a promising alternative to intravenous immune globulin therapy for patients with refractory dermatomyositis or polymyositis, Anna Postolova, MD, MPH, declared at the 2021 Rheumatology Winter Clini...

Myositis Patients at High Risk of Opportunistic Infections
https://www.medpagetoday.com/rheumatology/generalrheumatology/82747

Oct 15th, 2019 - Among patients with systemic rheumatic diseases, the highest incidence of opportunistic infections was seen in those with polymyositis/dermatomyositis (PM/DM), Taiwanese researchers found. In a nationally representative cohort study, the incidence...

Amyloid PET may help facilitate diagnosis of inclusion body myositis
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/195270/lupus-connective-tissue-diseases/amyloid-pet-may-help-facilitate-diagnosis?channel=39313
Jeff Craven

Feb 27th, 2019 - Amyloid PET imaging may help to accurately identify inclusion body myositis and distinguish it from polymyositis, which could potentially avoid misdiagnosis and unnecessary immunosuppressive medication, according to findings from a small prospecti.

Dr. Lisa Christopher-Stine: Polymyositis? It’s more likely something else
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/194807/lupus-connective-tissue-diseases/dr-lisa-christopher-stine-polymyositis-its/page/0/1?channel=39313

Feb 20th, 2019 - Overlap Sometimes patients with polymyositis also have other rheumatologic conditions that shouldn’t be overlooked, therefore “overlap is its own category,” she said. “In our experience, the most common overlap is scleroderma,” she noted, adding t.

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...

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Patient Education  19 results see all →