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Folder Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy

Disease name: Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy (EDMD)

ICD 10: G71.0

Synonyms: Benign Scapuloperoneal Muscular Dystrophy, Hauptmann-Thannhauser Muscular Dystrophy, EDMD 1 (X-linked affecting EMD gene), EDMD 2/3 (autosomal dominant/recessive affecting LMNA gene). Other laminopathies may be phenotypically similar.


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Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy







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