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What is polymyositis

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Dr.  Karl Logan MD

My name is XXXXXXX XXXX password XXXX e-mail YYYY@YYYY : I have been diagnosed with polymyositis ... as to what I should do. It is muscle weakening and I have had this for at least four years, I have been ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Karl Logan ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Mahaveer Patil MD

My father is 64 suffering from Polymyositis .3 years age he was totally on bed.. returned to normal ..., sleepless night...Plz suggest me what shud we do..why this weakness still there ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahaveer Patil ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Divya Agarwal MD

My father is 64 suffering from Polymyositis .3 years age he was totally on bed.. returned to normal ..., sleepless night...Plz suggest me what shud we do..why this weakness still there ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divya Agarwal ( Rheumatologist)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

I have Polymyositis . A recent blood test showed my absolute monocytes to be 96 . What does this mean ? ?My Doctor is taking me off steroids and should be off in 3 weeks . Is this related .Thanks XXXX ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Varanasi Pundarikaksha MD

I was diagnosed with polymyositis in 2011 and have had my ups and downs over these years. right now ... methotrexate . my ck level was 1425 last week and I receive IV IG once a month what can I do? Thanks... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Varanasi Pundarikaksha ( Pediatrician)

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Dr. Arun MD

, blood tests etc and the cause was polymyositis with vasculitis ..after that medicines were given ... are required to you .kindly tell me email adress.assist me what to be done for treatment. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

My wife has polymyositis and has been on prednisone for 30 years . Its eating her up skin and bones ... was somewhat constipated. What can you tell me? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

I am suffering from Polymyositis, since one year. My CPK was 2379 before 8 months, Then decreased ... test. No chest pain , No arm / shoulder / back pain / No breathing problem. What will be the reason ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Jaideep Gaver MD

was rather deteroriating. Moved to another hospital where Polymyositis was diagonised, total CK 3500U ... deficiency anaemia. What can we do? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jaideep Gaver ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Jay Indravadan Patel MD

Hi my name is Patricia obrien , Rheumatology, I have a condition: polymyositis. I don t have a doctor right now. The inflammation on my body shiver my skin has gotten worse. Could you help me! ... View answer

Answered by : Jay Indravadan Patel ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)

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Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Dear Cuteness, Hi HARMFUL DURING PREGNANCY. It can cause structural or functional abnormalities in the growing fetus, it is a teratogen hence CONTRA INDICATED during pregnancy. Take care. Reply with thanks.

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi Elevated CK, abnormal EMG in presence of muscle weakness, fatigue, dysphagia are suggestive of inflammatory muscle conditions like polymyositis. ESR will be elevated as well as CRP. Corticosteroids are...

Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

You can take above medicines but it will be better to consult a doctor .