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6,264 Possible Causes for EMG Shows Evidence of Reinnervation, Muscle Biopsy Abnormal, Pediatric Disorder

  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

    Diagnosis of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy A muscle biopsy (taking a sample of muscle) for dystrophin studies can be done to look for abnormal levels of dystrophin in the muscle[disabled-world.com] BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a lethal progressive pediatric muscle disorder and genetically inherited as an X-linked disease that caused by[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] fibers) For Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophies, muscle biopsy may show whether dystrophin, a muscle protein, is missing or abnormal, and DNA testing is used to analyze[webmd.com]

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  • Rhabdomyosarcoma

    Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Children with rhabdomyosarcoma are treated through the Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor Program at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders[dana-farber.org] Author information 1 Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee. 2 Division of Pediatric[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Emilio Quezada and Karen W Gripp, Costello syndrome and related disorders, Current Opinion in Pediatrics, 10.1097/MOP.0b013e3282f161dc, 19, 6, (636-644), (2007).[doi.org]

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  • Becker Muscular Dystrophy

    Electromyography was abnormal in all patients. Muscle biopsy in 1 patient demonstrated normal immunostaining for dystrophin.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Little is known about parental motivations and expectations for clinical trials for rare pediatric disorders.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Elevated serum CK Skeletal muscle biopsy showing decreased dystrophin quantity Panel overlap The gene on this panel is also included on our Autism Intellectual Disability[unmc.edu]

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  • MELAS Syndrome

    Electron microscopy of a muscle biopsy sample revealed mitochondria with abnormally arranged cristae and abnormal electron densities.[mja.com.au] Links Publisher Full Text Authors Show Affiliations, Division of Clinical Genetics and Metabolic Disorders, Department of Pediatrics, Tawam Hospital, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates[unboundmedicine.com] Mitochondrial DNA abnormalities and autistic spectrum disorders. J Pediatr. 2004 Jan. 144(1):81-5. [Medline]. Scaglia F, Northrop JL.[emedicine.com]

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  • Erb Muscular Dystrophy

    biopsy (examination of a sample of the weak muscle tissue under a microscope), and genetic testing.[msdmanuals.com] Other neuromuscular disorders. Weinstein SL, Flynn JM, eds. Lovell and Winter's Pediatric Orthopaedics. 7th ed.[emedicine.medscape.com] Diagnostic Test Results-Diagnostic Procedures Results of biopsy of the muscle confirm the diagnosis.[quizlet.com]

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  • Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy

    If genetic testing does not confirm the diagnosis, then muscle biopsy can be done.[merckmanuals.com] Complications of Neuromuscular Disorders. In Epp, Jr., CH & Bowen Jr., Complications in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, 627-630,1995 Tachdjian M.O.[gait.aidi.udel.edu] Neuromuscul Disord. 2016 Jul;26(7):405-13. doi: 10.1016/j.nmd.2016.04.012. Epub 2016 Apr 22.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Childhood Dermatomyositis

    The subsequent list, derived from the first survey, comprised MRI abnormalities suggestive of inflammatory myositis; calcinosis; changes on muscle biopsy typical of myositis[rheumatology.oxfordjournals.org] […] doi: 10.1097/01.bor.0000240362.32089.4c Pediatric and heritable disorders Abstract Author Information Authors Article Metrics Metrics Juvenile dermatomyositis is a rare chronic[journals.lww.com] Definition: Juvenile dermatomyositis or JDM is an autoimmune disorder which causes vasculitis manifesting itself among children; and it is a pediatric equivalent of dermatomyositis[web.archive.org]

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  • Glycogen Storage Disease Type 2

    A muscle tissue biopsy may be assayed for muscle glycogen phosphorylase enzyme activity.[encyclopedia.com] Nomenclature for Conditions based upon “Naming and Counting Disorders (Conditions) Included in Newborn Screening Panels.” Pediatrics. 2006; 117 (5) Suppl: S308-S314.[hrsa.gov] Autophagy in Pompe mouse models The morphological evidence for abnormal autophagy in muscle biopsies from adult Pompe patients was first reported by Andrew Engel in 1970 ([ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Glycogen Storage Disease Type 7

    Diagnosis depends on findings from muscle biopsy, electromyography, ischemic forearm testing, creatine kinase testing, patient history, and physical examination. [3] Biochemical[emedicine.com] Manley, Disorders of Erythrocyte Metabolism Including Porphyria, Pediatric Hematology, (171-212), (2007). J. N. Fleming‐Waddell, L. M. Wilson, G. R. Olbricht, T.[doi.org] Diagnosis depends on patient history and physical examination, muscle biopsy, electromyelography, ischemic forearm test, and creatine kinase level.[humpath.com]

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  • Myotonia Congenita

    Biopsied muscle specimens and EMG findings showed non-specific mild myopathic changes. There was no abnormal expansion of CTG repeat within the myotonic dystrophy gene.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] symptoms in infants, children, and young adults through images of common and unusual presenting features for over 300 pediatric disorders.[euro-libris.ro] We have investigated the muscle biopsies of 8 patients with myotonia congenita.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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