Table 3.

Previous reports of cases in which fasciitis was complicated with inflammatory myopathy.

CaseYearAuthorAge/SexDiseaseCK, U/mlMRIPathologyMyalgiaJo1
12003Allen, et al1739/FCADMNormal++
22004Tsuruta, et al2150/FCADMNormal+++
32005Lazaro, et al1929/FDMNormalND++
42012Riolo and Towheed2036/MDM183+ND+
52013Ebbo, et al1833/MARS9415++++
62013Ebbo, et al1843/FARS1800++++
  • DM: dermatomyositis; CADM: clinically amyopathic dermatomyositis; ARS: aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase antibodies syndrome; CK: creatine kinase; MRI: magnetic resonance imaging; ND: not described.