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Are muscular dystrophy diseases inherited?

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In brief: Yes, virtually all

Heredity varies from autosomal dominant to recessive and a few sex linked, but these are indeed genetically mediated muscle disorders.

In brief: Yes, virtually all

Heredity varies from autosomal dominant to recessive and a few sex linked, but these are indeed genetically mediated muscle disorders.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Dr. Patricia Harkins
Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral

In brief: Yes

They are genetic and inherited.

In brief: Yes

They are genetic and inherited.
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Dr. Patricia Harkins
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