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Dermatomyositis symptoms
Dermatomyositis

Symptoms could include:

  • We'll tell you about some possible causes for rashes in children and adults and explain how rashes can be treated.
    Source:HLCMS
  • True muscle weakness means that full effort does not produce a normal muscle contraction or movement. A voluntary muscle contraction is generated when the brain sends a signal through the spinal cord and nerves to a muscle.
    Source:Healthline
    Date:September 30, 2007
  • Muscle aches, or myalgia, are extremely common. Almost everybody has experienced discomfort in their muscles at some point.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Muscle stiffness is feeling of tension and contraction in the muscles, that may limit normal range of motion. Sometimes muscles feel stiff after periods of vigorous use, for example athletic activities, physical labor or weight lifting.
    Source:Healthline
    Date:December 31, 2007
  • Dermatitis is a general term used to describe inflammation of the skin, most commonly evidenced by an itchy pink or red rash.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Joints are the parts of your body where your bones meet. Joints allow the bones of your skeleton to move.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pulmonary fibrosis is a condition that causes lung scarring and stiffness. This keeps the body from getting enough oxygen.
    Source:HLCMS
  • The term "breathing difficulty" describes discomfort when breathing and the feeling that you can't draw a complete breath. This can develop gradually, or you may have a sudden onset. Breathing difficulties make you feel as though you can't get eno...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Paralysis is defined as complete loss of strength in an affected limb or muscle group.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Muscle function loss occurs when your muscles don't work or move normally. Complete muscle function loss, or paralysis, is a complete loss of muscle function, in which you can't contract your muscles normally.
    Source:HLCMS
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