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J Korean Neurol Assoc. 2016 May;34(2):154-156. Korean. Case Report.
Shin KS , Park MS .
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine, Yeungnam University, Daegu, Korea.

Eosinophilic polymyositis (EPM) is a heterogeneous disorder characterized by eosinophilic infiltration into skeletal muscles. EPM is occasionally associated with a systemic disease, such as hypereosinophilic syndrome, connective tissue disease, or parasitic infection. However, EPM is rarely reported in drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) syndrome. We experienced a 17-year-old female who presented with EPM with DRESS syndrome associated with taking antitubercular agents.

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