Infectious myositis

What is Infectious myositis?

It is the inflammation of the skeltal muscle, seen in HIV patients. However other bacteria and fungi are also responsible.

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I have a 3 year old who developed a high fever and sickness 8 days ago. The doctor thought it was resulting from bacterial infection and prescribed...

doctor1 MD

Hi,

Your son is likely to be suffering from post infectious Myositis. It is a condition which happens due to viruses and bacteria.

You can give...

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I suspect that I may have some form of myositis. what are the symptoms of myositis and how is it diagnosed? what tests need to be done before a...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
ANA profile, collection, drug relation eg statins should be looked for

Detailed Answer:
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I appreciate your concern...

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