Polymyositis-like syndrome with rhabdomyolysis in association with brucellosis

Naha, Kushal and Karanth, Suman and Dasari, Sowjanya and Prabhu, Mukhyaprana (2012) Polymyositis-like syndrome with rhabdomyolysis in association with brucellosis. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine, 5 (9). pp. 755-756.

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Diffuse myositis with progression to rhabdomyolysis has been reported in association with wide range of viral infections. We report a case of polymyositis-like syndrome complicated by rhabdomyolysis secondary to brucellosis. This case report thus contributes yet another atypical presentation to a disease already infamous for its protean manifestations.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Polymyositis; Rhabdomyolysis; Brucellosis; Atypical presentation.
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Medicine
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 19 Mar 2013 09:58
Last Modified: 19 Mar 2013 09:58
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/79168

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