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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,|

Characterization of Patients With Dermatomyositis According to Anti-Melanoma Differenti...
Journal of Clinical Rheumatology : Practical Reports on R... Olivo Pallo PA, Hoff LS et. al.

Jul 16th, 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...

The phenotype of myositis patients with anti-Ku autoantibodies.
Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism; Casal-Dominguez M, Pinal-Fernandez I et. al.

Jun 19th, 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 ...

Rare presentation of antisynthetase syndrome complicated by myocarditis resulting in su...
BMJ Case Reports; Asad M, Viswesvaraiah R

May 28th, 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...

Premature live birth in a woman with antisynthetase syndrome following recurrent miscar...
BMJ Case Reports; Kowitz M, Chakradeo K et. al.

May 13th, 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...

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News  8 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...

Unsuspected Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis in a Patient With Antisynthetase Syndrome

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.

Eruptive Melanocytic Nevi During Azathioprine Therapy for Antisynthetase Syndrome
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.

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.

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