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ALLMedicine™ Antisynthetase Syndrome Center

Research & Reviews  124 results

Highly multiplexed imaging mass cytometry identifies similarities between antisynthetas...
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); Patel J, Ravishankar A et. al.

Dec 15th, 2021 - Antisynthetase syndrome (AS) and Dermatomyositis (DM) are autoimmune disorders that overlap clinically. Given the presence of DM skin lesions in AS patients, there is debate about whether AS is distinct or a subclassification of DM. Recently studi...

Idiopathic inflammatory myopathies.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41572-021-00321-x 10.1101/494062 10.1093/rheumatology/keab492
Nature Reviews. Disease Primers; Lundberg IE, Fujimoto M et. al.

Dec 4th, 2021 - Idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIM), also known as myositis, are a heterogeneous group of autoimmune disorders with varying clinical manifestations, treatment responses and prognoses. Muscle weakness is usually the classical clinical manifest...

Chest high-resolution computed tomography in patients with connective tissue disease: p...
Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology; Cereser L, Passarotti E et. al.

Sep 29th, 2021 - The term "connective tissue diseases" (CTDs) refers to a heterogeneous group of autoimmune disorders, including systemic sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, Sjögren's syndrome, systemic lupus erythematosus, polymyositis, dermatomyositis, antisyntheta...

EJ-antisynthetase syndrome presenting as severe acute respiratory distress syndrome.
The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseas... Ralki M, De Langhe E et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - EJ-antisynthetase syndrome presenting as severe acute respiratory distress syndrome.|2021|Ralki M,De Langhe E,Wilmer A,Hermans G,Wauters J,|

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Evaluation of Interstitial Lung Disease Severity in Patients With Antisynthetase Syndrome According to Specific Autoantibodies Profile

Jun 14th, 2021 - Antisynthetase syndrome (ASS) is an overlap connective tissue disease characterized by the presence of myositis-specific autoantibodies directed against tRNA-synthetases. Clinical manifestations are myositis, interstitial lung disease (ILD), Rayna...

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News  7 results

Dr. Lisa Christopher-Stine: Polymyositis? It’s more likely something else

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.

Anti-TIF1-Ab-Positive Dermatomyositis Linked to Higher Cancer Risk

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...

Idiopathic inflammatory myopathies: Muscle biopsy no longer needed?
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.

Antisynthetase syndrome: Not just an inflammatory myopathy
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.

An uncommon syndrome makes us reflect on our approach to diagnosis
Brian F. Mandell, MD, PhD

Oct 1st, 2013 - In this issue of the Journal, Dr. Soumya Chatterjee and colleagues discuss the antisynthetase syndrome.

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