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dermatomyositis

División en sílabas: der·mat·o·my·o·si·tis
Pronunciación: /dərˌmatəˌmīəˈsītis, ˈdərmətō-
 
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Definición de dermatomyositis en inglés:

sustantivo

Medicine
Inflammation of the skin and underlying muscle tissue, involving degeneration of collagen, discoloration, and swelling, typically occurring as an autoimmune condition or associated with internal cancer.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Rheumatic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, dermatomyositis, and scleroderma are thought to be autoimmune diseases.
  • In addition to inflammatory infiltration and destruction of muscle, patients with dermatomyositis or polymyositis may have involvement of other organ systems.
  • In some patients with classical dermatomyositis, skin disease activity returns without the return of muscle weakness.

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