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Fig. 3

From: Effects on muscle tissue remodeling and lipid metabolism in muscle tissue from adult patients with polymyositis or dermatomyositis treated with immunosuppressive agents

Fig. 3

The fiber type composition was significantly different after glucocorticoid treatment. a The percentage of type I fibers was significantly decreased after glucocorticoid treatment from median 52 % to median 43 % (*p < 0.05). b The proportion of type II fibers was significantly increased after treatment from median 48 % to median 57 % (*p < 0.05)

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