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What are the tests for duchenne muscular dystrophy?

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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology

In brief: Several

The screening test is a blood test for CPK.
Ultimately, muscle biopsy is diagnostic.

In brief: Several

The screening test is a blood test for CPK.
Ultimately, muscle biopsy is diagnostic.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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In brief: Prenatally,

...A dna based diagnosis is possible: http://www.
Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pmc/articles/pmc1715396/.

In brief: Prenatally,

...A dna based diagnosis is possible: http://www.
Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pmc/articles/pmc1715396/.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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