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Echocardiographic Abnormalities in New-onset Polymyositis (PM)/Dermatomyositis (DM).

diagnosis of DM and PM

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Posted 09 February 2015 - 11:08 AM

Echocardiographic Abnormalities in New-onset Polymyositis (PM)/Dermatomyositis (DM).


Tissue doppler imaging is a useful method to detect early cardiac abnormalities at the time of diagnosis of PM and DM complementing the conventional echocardiographic measurements. PubMed, J Rheumatol, 11/29/2014. (Also see: Diagnosis of Dermatomyosis and Polymyositis)


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