Polymyositis associated with jejunoileal bypass

S. T. Persellin, W. L. Griffing, C. J. Michet, K. W. Schroeder, H. S. Luthra

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The authors report a patient with polymyositis who had a functioning jejunoileal bypass. Although many connective tissue syndromes have been reported with small bowel bypass, the association of polymyositis is unusual even though similar pathogenetic mechanisms might be involved.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)637-639
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Rheumatology
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1983

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Rheumatology
  • Immunology


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