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Dermatomyositis

Orpha number ORPHA221
Synonym(s) Adult-onset dermatomyositis
DM
Prevalence 1-9 / 100 000
Inheritance
  • Sporadic
Age of onset Variable
ICD-10
  • M33.0
  • M33.1
OMIM
UMLS
  • C0011633
MeSH
  • D003882
MedDRA
  • 10012503
SNOMED CT
  • 396229003
  • 396230008
  • 402425006

Summary

Dermatomyositis (DM) is a type of idiopathic inflammatory myopathy characterized by evocative skin lesions and symmetricalproximal muscle weakness.


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Detailed information

Clinical practice guidelines
  • DE (2012)
Article for general public
  • FR (2013,pdf)
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