inclusion body myositis


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Noun1.inclusion body myositis - myositis characterized by weakness of limb muscles (especially the thighs and wrists and fingers); sometimes involves swallowing muscles; onset after 50 and slowly progressive; seen more often in men than in women
myositis - inflammation of muscle tissue
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Orphazyme, a public company trading on the Nasdaq Copenhagen exchange, is testing arimoclomol in several indications beyond NPC, including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Gaucher disease, and sporadic Inclusion Body Myositis (sIBM).
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Distal involvement is less common in SLONM than in inclusion body myositis (IBM).
Idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIMs) are heterogeneous disorders characterized by chronic muscle weakness and muscle fatigue and mononuclear cell infiltration into skeletal muscle.[1] The most common subgroups in adults are dermatomyositis (DM), polymyositis (PM), amyopathic DM (ADM), inclusion body myositis (IBM), and juvenile DM (JDM).
On the basis of these findings, we made a diagnosis of chronic destructive myopathy with inflammation (including eosinophils), with differential diagnoses of inclusion body myositis and parasitic myositis.
A study in 2010 showed that, from all inflammatory muscle disorders, 82% of the patients with necrotizing myopathy have been previously exposed to statins as compared to the patient with dermatomyositis (18%), polymyositis (24%), and inclusion body myositis (38%) [12].
Inclusion body myositis (IBM) is the most common acquired myopathy in patients over 50 years [1].
Viral infection, for example, in the setting of inclusion body myositis, will have MRI features similar to polymyositis and does not form abscesses [32].
Global Markets Direct's, 'Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) pipeline landscape.
In patients with neuromuscular disorders such as inclusion body myositis, persistent cTnT and CK-MB increases without cTnl increases have been reported (2, 3).