Why is the treatment of polymyositis empirical?

Updated: Feb 12, 2018
  • Author: Mythili Seetharaman, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Treatment of polymyositis (PM) is empirical because of the rarity of the disease and the paucity of randomized, controlled trials


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