Antisynthetase syndrome

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Antisynthetase syndrome

Synonyms: AS syndrome | Anti-Jo1 syndrome

A rare idiopathic inflammatory myopathy (IIM) characterized principally by myositis generally symmetrical arthritis and interstitial lung disease (ILD) in association with serum autoantibodies to aminoacyl-transfer RNA synthetases (anti-ARS). More variable features include arthralgia Raynaud phenomenon heliotrophic rash distal esophageal dysmotility and mechanic’s hands.

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