HARRY KEIL, M.D.
In dermatomyositis characteristic eruptions are encountered in the skin and mucous membranes. These appearances must always be correlated with the remainder of the clinical picture, yet recognition of them often enables the observer to gain proper orientation in what seems to be an obscure case. Knowledge of these various manifestations provides a more substantial background for an evaluation of the differential diagnosis, therapy and prognosis of a disease that is far more common than the reports in the literature would indicate.1 Throughout this communication stress will be laid on clinicopathologic correlations and special reference will be made to the differential
KEIL H. THE MANIFESTATIONS IN THE SKIN AND MUCOUS MEMBRANES IN DERMATOMYOSITIS, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS FROM SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS1. Ann Intern Med. 1942;16:828–871. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-16-5-828
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1942;16(5):828-871.
Lupus Erythematosus, Rheumatology.
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