Duchenne muscular dystrophy

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hello Doctor, i take gene test for sister's son. That result told, he clinically diagosed to have Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, was tested for...

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Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a recessive X-linked form of muscular dystrophy, affecting around 1 in 3,600 boys,...

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Hello, I am a 30 years old woman, having one daughter. My father's sister's sons were suffering from genetic disorder Muscular dystrophy. Is it...

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There is definitely an increased risk in case of your offsprings. However, it us not something that you need...

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My grandson has footdrop in both legs but no other symptons. He can run get off the floor and walk upstairs.

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