Medical Dictionary: Dermatopolymyositis


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Dermatopolymyositis: Another name for Dermatomyositis.
Dermatopolymyositis (condition): Autoimmune connective tissue condition causing muscle weakness.

Dermatopolymyositis: 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

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