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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 509354, 7 pages
Clinical Features of Inflammatory Myopathies and Their Association with Malignancy: A Systematic Review in Asian Population
1Department of Internal Medicine, Bassett Medical Center and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Cooperstown, NY 13326, USA
2Department of Internal Medicine, Phramongkutklao College of Medicine, Bangkok 10440, Thailand
3Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
Received 3 January 2013; Accepted 27 January 2013
Academic Editors: J. Bruges Armas, C. Chizzolini, and A. Wong
Copyright © 2013 Patompong Ungprasert et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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