Juvenile Dermatomyositis, Inflammation, and Calcifications

Juvenile Dermatomyositis, Inflammation, and Calcifications

Autoimmune diseases, which is when the immune system attacks certain areas of the body, affect more than 23 million Americans. In many cases, this is more common among women than men. Some autoimmune diseases are well-known, such as systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or Lupus), while others are rarer, such as juvenile dermatomyositis. Juvenile dermatomyositis (JDM) […]