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Related to polymyositis: Polymyalgia rheumatica
AcronymDefinition
PMPostmaster
PMPostmortem
PMPostmistress
PMPost Meridiem (period from noon to midnight)
PMPolice Magistrate
PMProvost Marshal
PMParticulate Matter
PMPast Master
PMPersonal Message (IRC)
PMPrime Minister
PMSt. Pierre and Miquelon (ISO country code, top level domain name)
PMPour Memoir (French: For Memory; response to RSVP)
PMPower Management
PMPERL Module
PMPlus Minus (hockey goals scored while player on/off ice)
PMPerformance Monitoring
PMPrecious Metals
PMPerformance Measurement
PMPower Macintosh (Apple)
PMPhillip Morris
PMPerpetual Motion
PMPreventive Maintenance
PMPerry Meridian (High School)
PMPocket Monsters (Pokémon)
PMPlasma Membrane (lipid bilayer)
PMPower Monitoring
PMPolice Misconduct
PMPerformance Meeting
PMPipe Major
PMPrecautionary Measure
PMPermanent Memory
PMPowder Metallurgy
PMPolicia Militar
PMPageMaker (Adobe software)
PMPeriodic Maintenance
PMPremier Ministre (French: Prime Minister; various nations)
PMPhase Modulation
PMPhone Me
PMPharmacy Manager
PMPre-Menstrual
PMPolymyositis (Immune disease causing muscle inflammation)
PMPeso Mexicano (Mexican Peso)
PMPicometer
PMPour Mémoire (French: for the record)
PMPlanar Map
PMPlatform Model (Object Management Group)
PMPontifex Maximus
PMPower Mirror
PMPressurized Module
PMPlaymore Corporation (Japan)
PMPhoto Multiplier
PMPlaza Miranda (Philippines)
PMPolice Militaire (French: Military Police)
PMPlatinum Medallion (Delta Sky Miles)
PMPERL Monk
PMPerformance Margin
PMPreço de Mercado (Portuguese: Market Price)
PMPeritrophic Matrix (biology)
PMPistolet Mitrailleur (French: Machine Gun)
PMPohjoismaiden Mestaruus (Finnish: Nordic Championship)
PMPetameter (10 E^15, one quadrillion meters)
PMPlant Miscellaneous
PMPrécompte Mobilier (French)
PMPressure Multiplier
PMProcessable Mode
PMProject Missionary
PMPaul McMartney (musician)
PMparallel track multiunit (US DoD)
PMPeter Moosleitner's Magazin (German science magazine)
PMPronto Mezcla (Guatemala concrete dispencer business)
PMPulpomesial
PMProto-Manenguba
PMPedometrics
PMProperties Master (theatre)
PMPeoplemover
PMPeritoneal Metastasis
PMPattern Matching
PMSisters of the Presentation of Mary (religious order)
PMPhilippine Marine (indigenous Marine in the Philippines)
PMProperty Manager
PMProcurement Manager
PMpassage material (US DoD)
PMPulse Modulation
PMPush Me
PMPush Money
PMPreventative Maintenance
PMPure Math
PMPresentation Manager (OS/2)
PMPlanned Maintenance
PMPlanning Module
PMPopular Mechanics (magazine)
PMPartitionMagic (PowerQuest)
PMPrice Match
PMPenton Media (New York, NY)
PMPacMan
PMPubblico Ministero (Italian: Public Prosecutor)
PMPortfolio Manager
PMPrime Meridian (zero longitude)
PMPreventive Medicine
PMPalm Mute (guitar technique)
PMPrime Meridian (magazine)
PMPrincess Mononoke
PMPermanent Magnet
PMPaymaster
PMPeople Meter
PMPerformance Management
PMPatternmaker (USN Rating)
PMMaximum Power
PMPanama
PMParamedic
PMPrime Mover
PMPrinted Matter
PMPrivate Message
PMProblem Management
PMProcedures Manual
PMProcess Model
PMProduct Manager
PMProduction Management
PMProduction Manager
PMProduction Meeting
PMProduction Model
PMProgram Manager
PMProgram Memorandum
PMProgram Memory
PMProject Management
PMProject Manager
PMProject Master
PMProject Memo
PMPromethium
PMPropulsion Module
PMPrinciples of Medicine
PMPalma de Mallorca (Spain)
PMPrimary Mirror (telescopes)
PMBureau of Political-Military Affairs (DoD)
PMPalliative Medicine
PMPulp Mill
PMPractice Management
PMPersonnel Manager
PMPain Management
PMPressure Meter
PMPerfect Money (Internet payment system; Panama)
PMPentium M (Intel processor)
PMPons-Medulla
PMPrimeiro-Ministro (Portugal)
PMPenalty Minutes (hockey)
PMProcess Management
PMPurpose-Made
PMPatriot Missile
PMPurulent Meningitis
PMProgressive Majority
PMPacemaker
PMPerception Management (corporate communications)
PMProtocol Machine
PMProduction Manifold (oil and gas drilling)
PMPower Module
PMParamagnetic
PMPrivilege Management (IT, middleware; networking)
PMParticle-Mesh
PMProgressive Maintenance
PMProposed Monitor
PMPsychosomatic Medicine
PMPayload Module
PMPer Month
PMPolymer Morphology
PMPaper Machine
PMpatient movement (US DoD)
PMPaper Mario (N64 game)
PMPrototyping Methodology
PMPrototype Model (engineering)
PMPurchase Memorandum
PMPriority Mail (USPS)
PMPhantom Menace (Star Wars)
PMPassmonster (security software)
PMPolicy Manual
PMPuppymill
References in periodicals archive ?
Tazelaar HD, Viggiano RW, Pickersgill J, Colby TV Interstitial lung disease in polymyositis and dermatomyositis.
systemic lupus erythematosus, dermatomyositis and polymyositis, mixed connective tissue disease, rheumatoid arthritis, Sjogren's syndrome).
4) Four patients with polymyositis (PM),their ages ranged from 10-35 years fulfilling the criteria.
The 57-year-old female patient suffered from multi-morbidity including polymyositis (Cohen et al.
We also tested 44 patients with other rheumatic diseases (18 with SLE, 15 with scleroderma, 7 with polymyositis, and 4 with psoriatic arthritis) for anti-CCP antibody, IgA-, IgG-, and IgM-RF.
Birmingham mum Jennifer Attwood's nine month-old baby Emma died from polymyositis -a muscle-destroying disease -in February 1992.
Inflammatory Myopathies The immune system is implicated in potentially debilitating disorders of skeletal muscle, such as polymyositis and dermatomyositis.
Autoantibodies to Scl-70 are found in approximately 70% of patients with scleroderma and autoantibodies to Jo-1 appear in more than 25% of those with polymyositis and dermatomyositis and are also associated with pulmonary fibrosis and Raynaud's disease.
Sunday and runs for 21-1/2 hours and is TV's most successful fund-raiser, bringing in $50 million last year to finance research on a series of wasting diseases such as myasthenia gravis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and polymyositis, as well as muscular dystrophy itself.
GSD has partnered with Theradiag (formerly known as Biomedical Diagnostics, BMD) to provide laboratories with the FIDIS[TM] suite of products for detection of the autoantibodies associated with connective tissue diseases, CREST syndrome, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), rheumatoid arthritis, vasculitis, polymyositis, dermatomyositis, scleroderma, Sjogren syndrome, thyroid syndromes, Celiac and many others.
Inflammatory myopathies is an umbrella term for a group of muscle diseases exemplified by dermatomyositis and polymyositis.