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Causes of Dermatomyositis

List of causes of Dermatomyositis

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Dermatomyositis) that could possibly cause Dermatomyositis includes:

  • Certain cancers

Dermatomyositis Causes: Male-Female Gender Ratio

Gender of Patients for Dermatomyositis: Females more than males....more »

Gender Ratio of Dermatomyositis: female:male 2:1...more »

Dermatomyositis: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Dermatomyositis, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Dermatomyositis:

Dermatomyositis: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Dermatomyositis: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Dermatomyositis as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Dermatomyositis as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Dermatomyositis. Our database lists the following as having Dermatomyositis as a complication of that condition:

Dermatomyositis as a symptom:

Conditions listing Dermatomyositis as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Dermatomyositis. Our database lists the following as having Dermatomyositis as a symptom of that condition:

What triggers Dermatomyositis?

The following conditions are listed as possible triggers for Dermatomyositis:

Related information on causes of Dermatomyositis:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Dermatomyositis may be found in:


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