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Rusinov V, Dermatomyositis. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 01 Apr 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-18812
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22 Jul 2012
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Erythematous purple-red rash of eyelids, trunk and hands. Painless, symmetric, proximal muscle weakness.
Age: 60 years
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Numerous soft tissue calcifications.
Sheet-like calcifications seen in patients with dermatomyositis is called calcinosis universalis because of its widespread distribution.
Dermatomyositis is a type of autoimmune inflammatory myositis.
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