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Autosomal recessive limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2E

Synonym(s) Beta-sarcoglycanopathy
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy due to beta-sarcoglycan deficiency
Prevalence <1 / 1 000 000
Inheritance Autosomal recessive
Age of onset Childhood
  • G71.0
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Disease definition

Autosomal recessive limb girdle muscular dystrophy type 2E (LGMD2E) is a limb girdle muscular dystrophy (LGMD; see this term), characterized by limb-girdle weakness, particularly of the pelvic girdle muscles.

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