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Abstract Number: 1033

STATIN-INDUCED NECROTIZING AUTOIMMUNE MYOPATHY: AN EXTREMELY RARE SIDE EFFECT FROM STATIN USE

Case Presentation: A 71-year-old-male presented with recurrent falls due to extreme bilateral lower extremity weakness following revision surgery for infected right knee prosthesis. He denied any pain or sensory changes in his extremities. He denied [...]

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