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Centronuclear myopathy

Disease definition

Centronuclear myopathy (CNM) is an inherited neuromuscular disorder characterized by clinical features of a congenital myopathy and centrally placed nuclei on muscle biopsy.


Classification level: Group of disorders
  • Synonym(s):
    • CNM
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive or X-linked recessive 
  • Age of onset: Childhood, Neonatal, Infancy, Adolescent, Adult
  • ICD-10: G71.2
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0175709
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 101
  • MedDRA: -

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