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Acute dermatomyositis associated with a staphylococcal infection
  1. A. M. Heagerty,
  2. N. P. Byrom,
  3. J. B. Cookson


    A case is reported of dermatomyositis developing in a woman with staphylococcal osteomyelitis. After treatment for the infection, the dermatomyositis resolved and no other cause for it has been found. Dermatomyositis has not previously been described in conjuction with a staphylococcal infection.

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