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Abstract Number: 732

WHEN STATINS ATTACK: A CASE OF NECROTIZING AUTOIMMUNE MYOPATHY

Case Presentation: Statins are commonly prescribed medications that reduce cardiovascular disease. Their side effect profile consists of muscle-related adverse effects that are classified into toxic or autoimmune forms. We present a case of statin-induced necrotizing [...]

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