Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy – Adult

November 23, 2023

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy – Adult

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DMD is characterized by weakness and wasting (atrophy) of the muscles of the pelvic area followed by the involvement of the shoulder muscles. As the disease progresses, muscle weakness and atrophy spread to affect the trunk and forearms and gradually progress to involve additional muscles of the body.

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