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My sister says she has pyomyositis. Are family members more likely to get the same thing?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology

In brief: Polymyositis

She probably has polymyositis, an inflammatory disease causing muscle weakness and atrophy.
Most cases are isolated and there is little liklihood that other family members will get this conditon.

In brief: Polymyositis

She probably has polymyositis, an inflammatory disease causing muscle weakness and atrophy.
Most cases are isolated and there is little liklihood that other family members will get this conditon.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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