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Suggest treatment for limb girdle muscular dystrophy

Hi im 32 years old and few years back have been dignosed with limble gridle muscular dystrophy.I had taken the stem cell therapy 4 years back but till date have no improvement.Currently im able to walk with a waded gait,cant climb stairs or elevated path without support and find it helpfull if i use support while walking.Currently im taking ayurvedic treatment and do see a very little positive development.I regularly keep visiting various websits on the developments in this front and i want t o know if there is any cure in near future for this type of muscular dystrophy.
Tue, 10 Sep 2019
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Consult a neurologist and get evaluated. Detailed evaluation is required. Steroids are the main line of treatment.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Wishing you all the best.

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Dr. Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician
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