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Miyoshi myopathy

ORPHA45448
Synonym(s) -
Prevalence 1-9 / 1 000 000
Inheritance -
Age of onset Adult
ICD-10
  • G71.0
OMIM
UMLS
  • C1850808
MeSH
  • C537480
MedDRA -

Summary

Miyoshi myopathy (MM) is a distal myopathy (see this term) characterized by weakness in the distal lower extremity posterior compartment (gastrocnemius and soleus muscles) and is associated with difficulties in standing on tip toes.


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Clinical genetics review
  • EN (2013)
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