What is myositis? According to the National Health Service UK, myositis is a group of rare conditions which stems from the immune system.

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It mostly involves weak, painful or aching muscles. And like most autoimmune conditions, it gets worse with time.

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Dermatomyositis, said to be more common in women than men, can lead to weak muscles, inflammation and skin rashes.

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When children get this disease, it is called Juvenile dermatomyositis.

Symptoms of Myositis Myositis symptoms show up slowly and steadily, which is why identifying it and going for a diagnosis can sometimes get delayed.

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As per multiple medical organisations, some common symptoms of Myositis include weakness, swelling, and muscle damage.

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This may show up in the form of difficulty while getting up from a chair or even climbing stairs. People may even experience frequent tripping or falls.

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Other complications may include rashes on the skin, difficulty in swallowing and general fatigue.

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Famous entertainer Samantha Ruth Prabhu has ended her quiet on her fight against an immune system condition called Myo

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The entertainer, who has a tremendous fan continuing in southern film and was praised skillet India for her presentation in The Family Man 2

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she shared a photo in which she is seen situated on a love seat with an IV dribble connected to her wrist. 

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Samantha is seen watching the trailer of her impending film Yashodha, and made a heart emoticon involving her hands for her fans.

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Myositis symptoms show up slowly and steadily, which is why identifying it and going for a diagnosis can sometimes get delayed.

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. As per multiple medical organisations, some common symptoms of Myositis include weakness, swelling, and muscle damage.

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