Definition: 'Inclusion Body Myositis'
inclusion body myositisType: Term
1. a slowly progressive inflammatory myopathy with a male predominance and preferential weakness onset in the quadriceps muscles, finger flexors, or pharyngeal muscles. Inflammatory infiltrate can be observed, with a predominance of CD8
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