Inclusion body myositis ibm my oh sigh tis sometimes called sporadic inclusion body myositis sibm is the most common inflammatory muscle disease in older adults the disease is characterized by slowly progressive weakness and wasting of both distal and proximal muscles most apparent in the finger flexors and knee extensors. Inclusion body myositis ibm is probably the most common muscle disease beginning in adulthood interest in the sporadic s ibm and hereditary h ibm forms of the disease has been piqued recently by the finding that these fibers share certain pathological features with neural tissue in those with alzheimers diseasethis is the first book devoted entirely to s and h ibms. Dermatomyositis dm polymyositis pm and inclusion body myositis ibm belong to the heterogeneous group of the inflammatory myopathies and are characterized by muscle cell infiltrations and specific alterations of the muscle fibers in dm it is evident a perifascicular atrophy of muscle tissue due to the activation and deposition of complement on capillaries in pm and ibm there is a . Inclusion body myositis ibm is an inflammatory muscle disease characterized by progressive muscle weakness and wasting patients suffering from ibm usually develop symptoms of ibm after age 50 however some patients may present with symptoms as early as their 30s
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