Polymyositis is a condition in which there is inflammation of muscles resulting in weakness and further complications that can also be life threatening. It usually occurs between 40-60 years of age and is more common in women. It is sometimes associated with certain autoimmune disorders such as systemic lupus erythematosus Sjogren's syndrome and scleroderma.
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