Dermatomyositis: musculoskeletal manifestations

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Modality: X-ray

Calcification in the soft tissues of the hands in a patient with dermatomyositis

Case Discussion

Main differential is that of scleroderma

The images are from Dr. John Hunter's amazing MSK collection. Dr. John Hunter is a professor in the department of radiology (musculoskeletal section) at UC Davis School of Medicine.

This case was donated to Radiopaedia.org by Radswiki.net

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Case Information

rID: 11355
Case created: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 12th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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