What is the role of Immunohistochemical staining in the workup of sporadic inclusion body myositis (s-IBM)?

Updated: Jun 08, 2018
  • Author: Michael P Collins, MD; Chief Editor: Nicholas Lorenzo, MD, MHA, CPE  more...
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Immunohistochemical staining for phosphorylated neurofilament (SMI-31) has been recommended as an alternative to electron microscopy.


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