Polymyositis associated with jejunoileal bypass

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

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Abstract

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
Volume10
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1983

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  • Rheumatology
  • Immunology

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Persellin, S. T., Griffing, W. L., Michet, C., Schroeder, K. W., & Luthra, H. S. (1983). Polymyositis associated with jejunoileal bypass. Journal of Rheumatology, 10(4), 637-639.