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A 32-year-old member asked:

Is it possible to regain muscle mass if i have muscular dystrophy?

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Dr. Chan Hwang
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 28 years experience
It depends...: ...On the type and severity of your condition. Muscular dystrophy is a group of inherited conditions with variable severity and rate of progression. If you have a milder form with slower progression, it is feasible to obtain limited benefit from training.
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