Dermatomyositis

Description: An inherited connective-tissue disease that causes inflamed skin, blood vessel, and muscles. The cause of this condition is unknown and one symptom of this condition is dermatitis.
Diagnosis: Diagnostic tests and skin biopsies are conducted to diagnose this condition.
There is no cure for this condition, however, sunlight exposure and skin traumatizing activities should be avoided.

Breeds prone to Dermatomyositis include: