What Are the Types of Dermatomyositis?

What are the types of dermatomyositis?

Dermatomyositis is an inflammatory connective tissue disease that primarily affects the skin and muscles.

It can be classified into:

  • Ÿ   Polymyositis
  • Ÿ   Dermatomyositis
  • Ÿ   Dermatomyositis with Neoplasia
  • Ÿ   Dermatomyositis overlapping with other connective tissue disease
  • Ÿ   Juvenile (Childhood) dermatomyositis
  • Ÿ   Dermatomyositis without muscle symptoms


Keyword: types dermatomyositis.