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Case Report: A case of overlap syndrome (scleroderma and polymyositis) associated with the development of sudden chest pain due to myocardial damage. Synthetic judgement of serum brain natriuretic peptide/ troponin T levels and cardiac MRI is useful in the search for the cause of chest symptoms even in patients with collagen diseases. PubMed, Drug Discov Ther, 2019;13(5):297-298. (Also see Cardiac (Heart) Involvement, Symptoms/Complications of Polymyositis and Scleroderma in Overlap) This item was posted in the ISN Newsroom. Please check the newsroom daily for updates on scleroderma and other related articles.
Anti-NT5C1A autoantibodies are associated with more severe disease in patients with juvenile myositis. As in adults with inclusion body myositis, patients with juvenile myositis with anti-NT5C1A autoantibodies have more severe disease. PubMed, Ann rheumatologist Dis, 2018 May;77(5):714-719. (Also see Dermatomyositis and Polymyositis) This item was posted in the ISN Newsroom. Please check the newsroom daily for updates on scleroderma and other related articles.