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Joanna Odenthal
  1. Describe the presentation of the muscular dystrophies. Distinguish the different dystrophies based on clinical course and etiology.
  2. Identify the mode of inheritance, clinical presentation and biopsy findings of the mitochondrial myopathies.
  3. Distinguish the causes of inflammatory myopathies (myositis) by pathogenesis and presentation, including polymyositis/dermatomyositis and inclusion body myositis.
  4. Recognize the presentation and treatment of polymyalgia rheumatica and its association with giant cell arteritis.
AccessMedicine > Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 21e > Inflammatory Myopathies
AccessMedicine > Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 21e > Muscular Dystrophies and Other Muscle Diseases
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AccessMedicine > Case Files: Pediatrics, 6e > Case 31 > Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
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AccessMedicine > Graber and Wilbur’s Family Medicine Examination and Board Review, 5th Edition > Rheumatology Case 11.02 > Rheumatology Case 11.02
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AccessMedicine > Case Files: Neurology, 4e > Case 47 > Duchenne/Becker Muscular Dystrophy
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Rheumatology > Inclusion Body Myositis


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