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Dermatomyositis or Polymyositis | Risk Factors for Underlying Malignancy

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with dermatomyositis or polymyositis in Taiwan.

Specialty:

Immunology/Rheumatology

Objective:

risk factors, imaging studies, laboratory tests, severity, prognosis, stage, psychological response

ICD-10:

M33, M33.2

Description:

Chen et al identified factors which may help identify a patient with dermatomyositis or polymyositis who may have an underlying malignancy. The authors are from Taichung Veterans General Hospital in Taichung, Taiwan.

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