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  • The patients of Fardeau et al. (1976) are half-brothers and the cases reported in the present paper are identical twins.[docslide.com.br]
  • CENTRAL CORE DISEASE Most patients with central core disease (CCD) present with hypotonia in early infancy and childhood and a subsequent delay in motor milestones. Rarely, severe hypotonia and marked contractures are present at birth.[neupsykey.com]
  • The most common type of nemaline rod myopathy presents in the infantile stage with 42% of patients presenting in the neonatal period. [6] While there has been an association with polyhydramnios, decreased fetal movements, and an abnormal fetal presentation[emedicine.medscape.com]
  • Within families, there can be considerable variation with respect to disease presentation and degree of muscle involvement. The serum creatine kinase (CK) levels are either normal or usually mildly elevated.[neurology.mhmedical.com]
  • The present case had a congenital onset of hypotonia, muscle atrophy and weakness, which included facial and respiratory muscles.[myslide.es]
  • Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis September 27, 2018 by Peter Ciszewski Hypokalemic periodic paralysis (HOKPP) is characterized by episodes of muscle paralysis associated with a fall in blood potassium levels (hypokalemia).[checkrare.com]
  • […] the new categories of neuromuscular disease that have arisen from the research of the last two decades, the physician and the patient still have to confront the real situation in the clinic — the man who can no longer climb ladders, the child who's falling[mda.org]
  • The patient had muscle weakness, malignant hypertension, alcoholism, polyarthropathy, and evidence of mild peripheral neuropathy.[link.springer.com]
Skin Lesion
  • There were no other neurological abnormalities and no diag- nostic skin lesions. Laboratory studies gave normal results for C P K , EMCi and urine metabolic screen.[docslide.com.br]
Febrile Convulsions
  • Four febrile convulsions occurred between 18 months and three years. EEG, skull series and chromosome analysis were negative. Severe myopia was detected at five years. Family history is noted in Case 1 .[docslide.com.br]
  • Four febrile convulsions occurred between 18 months and three years. EEG, skull series and chromosome analysis were negative. Severe myopia was detected at five years. Family history is noted in Case 1 .[docslide.com.br]


  • This era was followed by improved environmental factors which operate to produce methods of medical treatment, introduction congenital cardiac malformations.[books.google.com]
  • He is currently involved in multiple clinical trials of novel genetic interventions for the treatment of spinal muscular atrophy and Duchenne muscular dystrophy.[books.google.com]
  • Victor Dubowitz, who skillfully guides you through the complexities of pathologic diagnoses and their implications for clinical treatment.[books.google.com]
  • You may also want to contact a university or tertiary medical center in your area, because these centers tend to see more complex cases and have the latest technology and treatments.[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]
  • Using APT, combined with conventional MRI, should enable the initiation of earlier treatment options and individually tailored treatments that would optimise patient outcome.[uclhospitals.brc.nihr.ac.uk]


  • Very rarely can affect woman, who have much milder symptoms and a better prognosis. Distal 40 to 60 years Symptoms include weakness and wasting of muscles of the hands, forearms, and lower legs; progression is slow; rarely leads to total incapacity.[myhealth.umassmemorial.org]
  • Because the prognosis of CBM are variable, leading to death within a short period of time in some cases, we consider the clinical classification will be useful in anticipating the prognosis and in providing appropriate treatments for them from the beginning[myslide.es]


  • Their etiology is not precisely century with the first clinical recognition of known, so we have included chapters that dis symptoms and patterns for diagnosis of car cuss many aspects of congenital cardiac mal diovascular diseases.[books.google.com]
  • Etiologies vary widely. myopathies. document.write(''); (advertisement) Home Specialties CME PDA ...[geometry.net]
  • Research output : Contribution to journal › Article Abdominal Pain in Patients with Gastroparesis: Associations with Gastroparesis Symptoms, Etiology of Gastroparesis, Gastric Emptying, Somatization, and Quality of Life Parkman, H.[jhu.pure.elsevier.com]
  • Inclusion-body myositis and myopathies: different etiologies, possibly similar pathogenic mechanisms. Curr Opin Neurol. 2002;15:525-531 48 Mhiri C, Gherardi R. Inclusion body myositis in French patients. A clinicopathological evaluation.[s-ibm.org]


  • Epidemiology of inclusion body myositis in the Netherlands: a nationwide study. Neurology. 2000;55:1385-1387 3 Phillips BA, Zilko PJ, Mastaglia FL. Prevalence of sporadic inclusion body myositis in Western Australia.[s-ibm.org]
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  • EMedicine - Myopathies : Article By Courtney A Bethel, MD, MPH Pathophysiology Most congenital or inherited myopathies are chronic slowly progressive diseases. document.write(''); (advertisement) Home Specialties CME PDA ...[geometry.net]


  • Knowledge of the pathogenesis, genetics, and molecular biology of neuromuscular disorders is essential both in developing and applying new therapies and preventive measures, and in formulating genetic and prognostic advice.[books.google.com]
  • All these factors are being studied so inflammatory myopathies like IBM can someday be better understood, treated or perhaps prevented entirely.[mda.org]
  • Technical problems prevented accurate fiber typing for Case 2, although tissue for electron- microscopy was handled separately.[docslide.com.br]
  • Research output : Contribution to journal › Article A Church-Based Diabetes Risk Factor Prevention Program Improves Psychosocial Factors and Food-Related Behaviors Gittelsohn, J., Anderson Steeves, E. T., Ho, J.[jhu.pure.elsevier.com]

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