Keywords : Anti JO-1 antibodies
A Case of Idiopathic Inflammatory Polymyositis – a rare phenomenon
European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine,
2022, Volume 9, Issue 7, Pages 2412-2415
Idiopathic inflammatory polymyositis is a disorder characterised by progressive muscle weakness, extra muscular manifestations , elevated serum levels of muscle enzymes , Electromyographic (EMG) abnormalities, inflammatory infiltrates in muscle biopsy . Extra muscular involvement such as pulmonary , cardiac and gastrointestinal involvement is correlated with increased mortality and morbidity in patients. Here we report a case of idiopathic inflammatory polymyositis.