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Symptomatic form of muscular dystrophy of Duchenne and Becker in female carriers

Disease definition

Symptomatic forms of Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophies (DMD and BMD: see these terms) in females carriers are characterized by variable degrees of muscle weakness due to progressive skeletal myopathy, sometimes associated with dilated cardiomyopathy or left ventricle dilation.

ORPHA:206546

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: X-linked dominant 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: G71.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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