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Journal of Clinical Rheumatology : Practical Reports on R... Olivo Pallo PA, Hoff LS et. al.
Jul 15th, 2021 - The anti-melanoma differentiation-associated protein 5 (MDA5) autoantibodies have been associated with a high frequency of interstitial lung disease (ILD) and rapidly progressive ILD (RP-ILD) in dermatomyositis (DM) patients, mainly in Asian subje...
Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism; Casal-Dominguez M, Pinal-Fernandez I et. al.
Jun 18th, 2021 - To define the clinical features of anti-Ku-positive myositis patients and to determine the reliability of the Euroline assay to detect anti-Ku autoantibodies. Serum samples were screened for anti-Ku autoantibodies by Euroline and positive samples ...
BMJ Case Reports; Asad M, Viswesvaraiah R
May 27th, 2021 - We report a complex case of a 66-year-old female patient with a diagnosis of interstitial lung disease (ILD) that was later correctly identified as an antisynthetase syndrome. This was only diagnosed after an episode of sustained ventricular tachy...
BMJ Case Reports; Kowitz M, Chakradeo K et. al.
May 12th, 2021 - Antisynthetase syndrome (anti-SS) is a rare systemic autoimmune disease characterised by autoantibodies against aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases manifesting as one or more components of the classic triad: interstitial lung disease, arthritis and myositi...
Rheumatology (Oxford, England); Fukuzono M, Sasaki K et. al.
Apr 23rd, 2021 - A case of anti-PL-7 antibody-positive antisynthetase syndrome with dermatomyositis-associated erythema induced sclerodermatous changes.|2021|Fukuzono M,Sasaki K,Ichimura Y,Inoue S,Iwasaki R,|
News 8 results
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.
Dec 13th, 2018 - Action Points Anti-TNF1-Ab positive dermatomyositis (DM) is linked to an elevated risk of cancer, especially ovarian cancer. This risk is present approximately 3 years on either side of DM onset. The link between DM and cancer is present for patie...
Oct 31st, 2017 - Comment Lymphomatoid granulomatosis is a rare lymphoproliferative disorder associated with various immunocompromised states including primary immunodeficiency disorders, human immunodeficiency virus infection, and immunosuppression for organ trans.
Stephanie A. Steinweg, MD, Christian R. Halvorson, MD et. al.
Apr 4th, 2017 - Case Report A 50-year-old man with a history of antisynthetase syndrome (positive for anti–Jo-1 polymyositis with interstitial lung disease) and sarcoidosis presented for evaluation of numerous new moles. The lesions had developed on the trunk, ar.
Soumya Chatterjee, MD, MS, FRCP, Richard Prayson, MD et. al.
Oct 1st, 2013 - A 66-year-old man was initially seen in clinic in March 2004 with a 5-month history of polyarthritis (affecting the finger joints, wrists, and knees) and several hours of morning stiffness. He also had significant proximal muscle weakness, progres.