Medical Dictionary: IBM


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IBM: Another name for Inclusion Body Myositis.
IBM (condition): Progressive inflammatory muscle disease causing muscle weakness.

IBM: Inclusion body myositis (IBM) is an inflammatory muscle disease characterized by slow and relentlessly progressive muscle weakness and atrophy of the muscles. 1

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1. excerpt from NINDS Inclusion Body Myositis Information Page: NINDS

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