DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for inclusion body myositis

Inclusion body myositis [DOID:3429]

Inclusion body myositis (IBM) is an inflammatory muscle disease, characterized by slowly progressive weakness and wasting of both distal and proximal muscles, most apparent in the muscles of the arms and legs. There are two types: sporadic inclusion body myositis (sIBM) and hereditary inclusion body myopathy (hIBM).

Synonyms:  inclusion body myositis,  DOID:3429,  Inclusion body myositis (disorder),  Inclusion body myositis disorder,  Inclusion body myositis

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