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  • disease
  • Other outcome measures are Myositis Disease Activity core set: Patient's global assessment and physicians global assessment on visual analogue scales (VAS). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • To refresh your memory, Juvenile Myositis (JM) is a rare and life-threatening disease affecting one to five children in a million. (blogspot.com)
  • Viral
  • An example of viral myositis is pleurodynia (also called Bornholm disease, epidemic myalgia, and devil's grip), which is caused by the Coxsackie virus. (britannica.com)
  • clinical
  • In a presentation to the myositis support group at HSS, Sotiria Everett, MS, RD, CDN, CSSD, Clinical Nutritionist discussed these topics as well as how to cope with swallowing issues and the use of nutritional supplements. (hss.edu)
  • We have created an infrastructure for clinical, translational, and basic research in Scleroderma, Myositis and Vasculitis, as well as for community outreach and patient and physician education. (hss.edu)
  • The common clinical features of myositis include weakness, fatigability of muscle, a feeling of exhaustion (asthenia), and sometimes muscle pain (myalgia). (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • In almost all cases, these underlying processes are clinically prominent by history and routine clinical evaluation at the time myositis develops. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • steroids
  • Neurogenic Atrophy and Extraocular Myositis are treated with high doses of steroids and usually respond well if caught early enough. (vetinfo.com)
  • Causes
  • The vet mentioned one of the causes of the swelling in her head (which is still present) could be Masticulatory Myositis, but I had not noticed any trouble opening her mouth. (medhelp.org)
  • condition
  • For Myositis Awareness Month 2017, members of the Myositis Support and Education Group discussed what it's like to live with the condition and how support groups can help. (hss.edu)