There was a strong association between anti-MDA5 antibodies and cutaneous ulcers, with the novel finding that the association of cutaneous ulcers with ILD depends upon the presence of anti-MDA5 antibodies. PubMed, Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken), 2014 Oct 20. (Also see: Diagnosis of Dermatomyositis?)
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