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In the second grade, Kendall was diagnosed with dermatomyositis, a disease that attacks the muscles.
Battling dermatomyositis, the senior guard led the team in assists (3.9) and added on 11.7 points per game.
Ellie Ramos, 50, of Paradise Hills received meal delivery services from Mama’s Kitchen from 2012 to 2015 while battling breast cancer, severe radiation burns and the connective tissue disease dermatomyositis.
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medical Definition of dermatomyositis
- The specific trigger for dermatomyositis is not known, but it is thought that several cancers can produce or incite the body to produce antibodies, proteins, and hormones.
- —Stewart Massad, Discover, October 2009
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