What Are the Types of Dermatomyositis?

Q:
What are the types of dermatomyositis?

A:
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

 

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