Dermatomyositis: Autoimmune connective tissue condition causing muscle weakness.
Dermatomyositis: Dermatomyositis is one of a group of acquired muscle diseases called inflammatory myopathies. 1
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1. excerpt from NINDS Dermatomyositis Information Page: NINDS
Last revision: May 27, 2003
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