Myopathy, distal, 2

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Myopathy, distal, 2

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-21 is an autosomal dominant neurodegenerative disorder affecting upper and lower motor neurons, resulting in muscle weakness and respiratory failure. Some patients may develop myopathic features or dementia (summary by {2:Johnson et al., 2014}). For a discussion of genetic heterogeneity of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, see ALS1 ({105400}).
 

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A Natural History Study of Patients With Hereditary Inclusion Body Myopathy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hereditary Inclusion Body Myopathy

 

Last Updated: 24 Apr 2014

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