Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy autosomal dominant

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Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy autosomal dominant

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The terms "Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy autosomal dominant" returned 10 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A new locus on 3p23-p25 for an autosomal-dominant limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, LGMD1H.
 

Author(s): Luigi Bisceglia, Stefano Zoccolella, Alessandra Torraco, Maria Rosaria Piemontese, Rosa Dell'Aglio, Angela Amati, Patrizia De Bonis, Lucia Artuso, Massimiliano Copetti, Filippo Maria Santorelli, Luigi Serlenga, Leopoldo Zelante, Enrico Bertini, Vittoria Petruzzella

Journal: Eur. J. Hum. Genet.. 2010 Jun;18(6):636-41.

 

Limb-girdle muscular dystrophies (LGMDs) are a genetically heterogeneous group of neuromuscular disorders with a selective or predominant involvement of shoulder and pelvic girdles. We clinically examined 19 members in a four-generation Italian family with autosomal-dominant LGMD. ...

Last Updated: 21 May 2010

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A new form of autosomal dominant limb-girdle muscular dystrophy (LGMD1G) with progressive fingers and toes flexion limitation maps to chromosome 4p21.
 

Author(s): Alessandra Starling, Fernando Kok, Maria Rita Passos-Bueno, Mariz Vainzof, Mayana Zatz

Journal: Eur. J. Hum. Genet.. 2004 Dec;12(12):1033-40.

 

Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy (LGMD) is a genetic disorder characterized by progressive weakness of pelvic and scapular girdles and great clinical variability. It is a highly heterogeneous disease with 16 identified loci: six of them autosomal dominant (AD) (LGMD1) and 10 autosomal ...

Last Updated: 19 Nov 2004

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Identification of mutations in the gene encoding lamins A/C in autosomal dominant limb girdle muscular dystrophy with atrioventricular conduction disturbances (LGMD1B).
 

Author(s): A Muchir, G Bonne, A J van der Kooi, M van Meegen, F Baas, P A Bolhuis, M de Visser, K Schwartz

Journal: Hum. Mol. Genet.. 2000 May;9(9):1453-9.

 

LGMD1B is an autosomal dominantly inherited, slowly progressive limb girdle muscular dystrophy, with age-related atrioventricular cardiac conduction disturbances and the absence of early contractures. The disease has been linked to chromosome 1q11-q21. Within this locus another muscular ...

Last Updated: 29 Aug 2000

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