What Are the Types of Dermatomyositis?

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Dermatomyositis is an inflammatory connective tissue disease that primarily affects the skin and muscles. It can be classified into:
  • Ÿ   Polymyositis
  • Ÿ   Dermatomyositis
  • Ÿ   Dermatomyositis with Neoplasia
  • Ÿ   Dermatomyositis overlapping with other connective tissue disease
  • Ÿ   Juvenile (Childhood) dermatomyositis
  • Ÿ   Dermatomyositis without muscle symptoms
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