Amyopathic Dermatomyositis

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Amyopathic Dermatomyositis

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The Myositis Association

The mission of the Myositis Association is to: - Provide support to myositis patients and their families - Provide connections between the Medical Advisory Board and the general medical and patient communities - Increase funding to support myositis research

Last Updated: 14 Jan 2013

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The Myositis Association

The mission of the Myositis Association is to: - Provide support to myositis patients and their families - Provide connections between the Medical Advisory Board and the general medical and patient communities - Increase funding to support myositis research

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Last Updated: 14 Jan 2013

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Dermatomyositis

Learn more about Dermatomyositis, rare, autoimmune muscle and skin disease.

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Amyopathic Dermatomyositis" returned 40 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Recurrence of anti-MDA5 antibody-positive clinically amyopathic dermatomyositis after long-term remission: A case report.
 

Author(s): Yushiro Endo, Tomohiro Koga, Midori Ishida, Yuya Fujita, Sosuke Tsuji, Ayuko Takatani, Toshimasa Shimizu, Remi Sumiyoshi, Takashi Igawa, Masataka Umeda, Shoichi Fukui, Ayako Nishino, Shin-Ya Kawashiri, Naoki Iwamoto, Kunihiro Ichinose, Mami Tamai, Hideki Nakamura, Tomoki Origuchi, Masataka Kuwana, Yuji Hosono, Tsuneyo Mimori, Atsushi Kawakami

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jun;97(26):e11024.

 

Among all dermatomyositis (DM) patients, antimelanoma differentiation-associated gene 5 antibody (anti-MDA5 Ab) positive patients have significantly poor short-term mortality, whereas they experience less relapses over the long term after the remission. We report the case of a patient ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Combined usage of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and double filtration plasmapheresis in amyopathic dermatomyositis patient with severe interstitial lung disease: A case report.
 

Author(s): Jiequn Huang, Changzhi Liu, Ruiqiu Zhu, Yongpeng Su, Jingcheng Lin, Jianhai Lu, Shuchao Wen, Liuer Zuo

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jun;97(22):e10946.

 

We report a man with amyopathic dermatomyositis (ADM) complicated by severe interstitial lung disease (ILD) received extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) in combination with double filtration plasmapheresis (DFPP). This is the first report of the utility of ECMO in combination ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Panniculitis associated with amyopathic dermatomyositis.
 

Author(s): Paula de Oliveira Azevedo, Natalia Roberta Castellen, Ana Flávia Salai, Fernanda Santana Barbosa, Célia Antônia Xavier de Moraes Alves, Clóvis Antonio Lopes Pinto

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;93(1):119-121.

 

Panniculitis is a rare clinical finding in dermatomyositis, with less than 30 cases reported and there is only one case associated with the amyopathic subtype described in the literature. The present report describes a 49-year-old female patient that one year after being diagnosed ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Amyopathic Dermatomyositis" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinically Amyopathic Dermatomyositis Complicated by Pleural Effusion Case Report, Literature Review, and Proposed Mechanism.
 

Author(s): Ying Wu, Sheetal Chhaya, Bert Hurowitz, Thomas Ardiles, Richard Carlson

Journal: Bull Hosp Jt Dis (2013). 2015 Jul;73(3):217-20.

 

Polymyositis-dermatomyositis (PM-DM) is a chronic inflammatory disorder that mainly involves muscles and skin. Clinically amyopathic dermatomyositis (CADM) is a unique subset of PM-DM with typical skin manifestations but little or no evidence of musculoskeletal involvement. Many cases ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The importance of including amyopathic dermatomyositis in the idiopathic inflammatory myositis spectrum.
 

Author(s): Elizabeth Ghazi, Richard D Sontheimer, Victoria P Werth

Journal: Clin. Exp. Rheumatol.. ;31(1):128-34.

 

The objective of this review is to summarise the published evidence that supports the existence of amyopathic dermatomyositis (ADM) and its clinical significance including risk for rapidly progressive, fatal interstitial lung disease (ILD) and possible risk for internal malignancy. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Amyopathic dermatomyositis: a review.
 

Author(s): R L Euwer, R D Sontheimer

Journal: J. Invest. Dermatol.. 1993 Jan;100(1):124S-127S.

 

Jim Gilliam's research interests throughout his career were forced upon better defining the relationships that exist between the cutaneous and systemic manifestations of the rheumatic diseases. Although the majority of his time was spent studying such relationships in lupus erythematosus ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Basiliximab Treating Interstitial Pneumonia of CADM
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Lung; Disease, Interstitial, With Fibrosis; Dermatomyositis

 

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2017

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