Polymyositis

Last updated: Friday, 28, January, 2011
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The diagnosis is made on the basis of clinical features, raised CK , electromyography and muscle biopsy. Antinuclear antibodies , extractable nuclear antigen antibodies, (Jo-1 antibodies, PM-SCL antibodies) CRP or ESR .

Connective tissue diseases, especially

  • Mixed connective tissue disease