Amyopathic Dermatomyositis Associated with Histopathological Findings of Organizing Pneumonia and Pulmonary Vasculitis.
Balkan Med J 2017 Apr 13. Epub 2017 Apr 13.
Background: Clinically amyopathic dermatomyositis (CADM) is a distinct subgroup of dermatomyositis characterized by unique dermatologic manifestations without muscle involvement. CADM is frequently associated with interstitial lung disease (ILD), which usually has a rapidly progressive, fatal clinical course. Although CADM-related ILD (CADM-ILD) is well-described, data on the histopathology of CADM-ILD are limited. Read More