Chronic polymyositis caused by trichinellosis

V. Winkler, P. Panczel, J. Makovitzky, P. Vertes

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The case report is given of a 53-year-old female patient who was treated for supposed polymyositis for four years. Repeated histology examinations finally proved trichinellosis to be the cause of her muscular disorder. Current views on trichinellosis are supplied.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)108-111
Number of pages4
JournalMagyar Reumatologia
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - jan. 1 1981


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rheumatology

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Winkler, V., Panczel, P., Makovitzky, J., & Vertes, P. (1981). Chronic polymyositis caused by trichinellosis. Magyar Reumatologia, 22(2), 108-111.