TITLE

Dermatomyositis Associated with Testicular Tumour with Elevation of Serum Lactate Dehydrogenase (LDH) Isoenzyme-1

AUTHOR(S)
Ishizawa, Toshiyuki; Mitsuhashi, Yoshihiko; Kondo, Shigeo
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Acta Dermato-Venereologica;5/26/99, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p167
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
Presents a case study of dermatomyositis associated with a testicular tumor, with elevated serum lactate dehydrogenase isoenzyme-1. Symptoms observed in the patient at the time of admission for treatment; Levels of serum myoglobin protein and antinuclear antibody titre in the patient; Medical tests conducted on the patient; Improvement in clinical symptoms and laboratory data by the administration of prednisolone.
ACCESSION #
4342673

 

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