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what is progressive muscular dystrophy?

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Dr. Ian Stein
Dr. Ian Stein answered
20 years experience Neurology
Muscle: It is a progressive disorder affecting the muscle causing weakness.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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Dr. William Singer
50 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Muscle wasteing: There are many forms of muscular dystrophy. The progression represents the ongoing muscle wasting . Some forms begin to be symptomatic in early child such as duchenne md. Some become apparent in late adolescence or early adulthood. They all share progressive cell death of muscle fibers and mass.
Answered on Jul 28, 2013

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