Polymyositis/ Dermatomyositis

Information for claimants Dow Corning Settlement, these symptoms of Polymyositis / Dermatomyositis were associated with silicone breast implants >>

1. Symmetrical proximal muscle weakness

2. EMG changes characteristic of Myositis

3. Elevated serum muscle enzymes

4. Abnormal muscle biopsy.

Scientific research

Association between Bovine Collagen Dermal Implants and a Dermatomyositis or a Polymyositis-like Syndrome >>