An Unusual Case of Relapsing Myositis In a 12-Year-Old Child

Lucas, Kenneth G.; Urbach, Andrew H.
July 1993
Clinical Pediatrics;Jul1993, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p438
Academic Journal
Describes an unusual case of relapsing myositis in a 12-year-old child. Patient's presentation with a deep venous thrombosis; Absence of evidence of a lupus anticoagulant; Development of excruciating pain in the patient's left calf and thigh two days after discharge; Results of magnetic resonance imaging and erythrocyte sedimentation rate.


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