Oropharyngeal Dysphagia in Dermatomyositis: Associations with Clinical and Laboratory Features Including Autoantibodies

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Mugii, Naoki; Hasegawa, Minoru; Matsushita, Takashi; Hamaguchi, Yasuhito; Oohata, Sacihe; Okita, Hirokazu; Yahata, Tetsutarou; Someya, Fujiko; Inoue, Katsumi; Murono, Shigeyuki; Fujimoto, Manabu; Takehara, Kazuhiko;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 11,issue 5,pagee0154746 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4864367, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0154746
  • Subject: Immune System Proteins | Precipitation Techniques | 医学 | Research Article | Anatomy | Myositis | Rheumatology | Inflammatory Diseases | Interstitial Lung Diseases | Clinical Medicine | Bioassays and Physiological Analysis | Muscles | Proteins | Immunoprecipitation | Antibodies | Autoantibodies | Immunology | Skin Diseases | Muscle Analysis | Autoimmune Diseases | Biology and Life Sciences | Immune Physiology | Research and Analysis Methods | Pharyngeal Muscles | Dysphagia | Musculoskeletal System | Physiology | Pulmonology | Dermatomyositis | Medicine | Q | R | Dermatology | Clinical Immunology | Biochemistry | Science | Laryngology | Medicine and Health Sciences | Otorhinolaryngology
    mesheuropmc: otorhinolaryngologic diseases

Objective Dysphagia develops with low frequency in patients with dermatomyositis. Our objective was to determine the clinical and laboratory features that can estimate the development of dysphagia in dermatomyositis. Methods This study included 92 Japanese patients with... View more
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