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Quadriceps myositis: an appraisal of the diagnostic criteria of quadriceps myopathy.
  1. P. D. Mohr,
  2. T. G. Knowlson


    A patient with the clinical picture of quadriceps myopathy was shown to have an underlying myositis. Review of the literature showed myositis to be a rare cause of the 'quadriceps syndrome' but it is important to identify this group because they are potentially treatable with corticosteroids.

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