... cause it. Two specific kinds are polymyositis and dermatomyositis. Polymyositis causes muscle weakness, usually in the muscles closest to the trunk of your body. Dermatomyositis causes muscle weakness, plus a skin rash. Other ...
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... Recent literature OMIM Genetic disorder catalog Conditions > Ataxia-telangiectasia On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis ... Glossary definitions
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What is ataxia-telangiectasia? Ataxia-telangiectasia is a rare inherited disorder that ...
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NINDS Ataxia Telangiectasia Information Page Table of Contents (click to jump to sections) What is Ataxia Telangiectasia? Is there any treatment? ... being done? Clinical Trials Organizations What is Ataxia Telangiectasia? Ataxia-telangiectasia is a rare, childhood neurological disorder ...
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Dermatomyositis (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) - Short Summary
NINDS Dermatomyositis Information Page Table of Contents (click to jump to sections) What is Dermatomyositis? Is there any treatment? ... Trials Organizations
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What is Dermatomyositis? Dermatomyositis is one of a group of muscle ...
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... Signs and Symptoms
What happens to someone with dermatomyositis?
A reddish or purplish rash and scaly, rough ... organs can be damaged as a result. Disease: Dermatomyositis (DM) Printer-friendly version Send by email Dermatomyositis ...
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