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Bethlem myopathy

Disease definition

Bethlem myopathy is a benign autosomal dominant form of slowly progressive muscular dystrophy.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Benign autosomal dominant myopathy
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Childhood
  • ICD-10: G71.0
  • OMIM: 158810  616471
  • UMLS: C1834674
  • MeSH: C535436
  • GARD: 873
  • MedDRA: -
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