Inclusion body myositis mimicking motor neuron disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Motor Neuron Disease
  • Myositis, Inclusion Body

abstract

  • Inclusion body myositis may mimic motor neuron disease. Muscle biopsy and quantitative electromyographic analysis are indicated in patients with atypical motor neuron disease, especially those with slow progression or early and disproportionate weakness of the finger flexors.

publication date

  • August 27, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11493165

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1253

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 58

number

  • 8