inclusion body myositis

inclusion body myositis

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Inclusion Body Myositis
  • What is Inclusion Body Myositis?

    What is Inclusion Body Myositis?

    Inclusion body myositis (IBM) is one of a group of muscle diseases known as the inflammatory myopathies, which are characterized by chronic muscle inflammation accompanied by muscle weakness.

  • What is the treatment of Inclusion Body Myositis?

    What is the treatment of Inclusion Body Myositis?

    There is no cure for inclusion body myositis, nor is there a standard course of treatment. The disease is generally unresponsive to corticosteroids and immunosuppressive drugs.

  • What is the prognosis of Inclusion Body Myositis?

    What is the prognosis of Inclusion Body Myositis?

    Inclusion Body Myositis is generally resistant to all therapies and its rate of progression appears to be unaffected by currently available treatments.

  • How to tell if you have Inclusion Body Myositis

    How to tell if you have Inclusion Body Myositis

    Falling and tripping are usually the first noticeable symptoms of inclusion body myositis. It tends to mostly affect men compared with women and starts in those people who are older than the age of 50 years.

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