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leiomyopathies

Monday 13 February 2006

Etiology

- leiomyositis (15948126)

- desmin myopathy (7672786)
- infantile visceral myopathy (familial visceral myopathy) (6896696)
- ischemic visceral myopathy (3610132)
- sporadic visceral myopathy with inclusion bodies (8385883)

References

- Haas S, Bindl L, Fischer HP. Autoimmune enteric leiomyositis: a rare cause of chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction with specific morphological features. Hum Pathol. 2005 May;36(5):576-80. PMID: 15948126

- Ariza A, Coll J, Fernandez-Figueras MT, Lopez MD, Mate JL, Garcia O, Fernandez-Vasalo A, Navas-Palacios JJ. Desmin myopathy: a multisystem disorder involving skeletal, cardiac, and smooth muscle. Hum Pathol. 1995 Sep;26(9):1032-7. PMID: 7672786

- Salinas-Madrigal L, Bruk A, deMello DE. Myofibrillar degeneration and necrosis of the visceral smooth musculature: an ischemic visceral myopathy. Hum Pathol. 1987 Aug;18(8):815-23. PMID: 3610132

- Mitros FA, Schuffler MD, Teja K, Anuras S. Pathologic features of familial visceral myopathy. Hum Pathol. 1982 Sep;13(9):825-33. PMID: 6896696