Distal muscular dystrophy

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Distal muscular dystrophy
ICD-10 G71.0
ICD-9 359.1
OMIM 254130 604454 606768
DiseasesDB 31977 33507
MeSH C05.651.534.500.074

Distal muscular dystrophy (or distal myopathy) are a group of disorders characterized by onset in the hands or feet.

Types include:

  • Miyoshi myopathy
  • Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2B - LGMD2B
  • Welander distal myopathy
  • Distal myopathy with anterior tibial onset

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