Cases reported "Chagas Disease"

Filter by keywords:

Filtering documents. Please wait...

11/11. polymyositis in Chagas's disease.

    polymyositis marked the clinical onset of Chagas's disease in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis. This is unusual, although clinically unimportant muscle involvement in trypanosomiasis has been described. The plasma cell infiltrate and vascular deposition of IgM and C3 suggest that the humoral immune system may play a role in the pathogenesis of chagasic polymyositis. It is not known whether the rheumatoid diseases predisposed to the polymyositis.
- - - - - - - - - -
ranking = 1
keywords = trypanosomiasis
(Clic here for more details about this article)
<- Previous |

Leave a message about 'Chagas Disease'

We do not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any content in this site. Click here for the full disclaimer.