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Distal myopathy

Disease definition

Distal myopathy refers to a group of muscle diseases which share the clinical pattern of predominant weakness and atrophy beginning in the feet and/or hands.

ORPHA:599

Classification level: Group of disorders
  • Synonym(s):
    • Distal muscular dystrophy
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: G71.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0751336
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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