What is myositis?
A myositis is a group of conditions involving chronic inflammation of the muscles. The inflammation may, or may not cause pain and weakness of the muscles. About 75,000 Americans have been diagnosed with myosotis. Myositis can be caused by numerous different things, but traditional myositis involves symptoms other than just muscle weakness and pain. Myositis usually has a gradual onset and may be unrecognizable in the beginning stages of the disease.
What are the different types of myositis?
There are two different types of myositis. They include: