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Which is inherited--muscular dystrophy or multiple sclerosis?
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Dr. Gael Yonnet
Neurology
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In brief: See answer below
Muscular dystrophies are inherited.
Multiple sclerosis on the other hand is not thought of as a genetic disease.

In brief: See answer below
Muscular dystrophies are inherited.
Multiple sclerosis on the other hand is not thought of as a genetic disease.
Dr. Gael Yonnet
Dr. Gael Yonnet
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In brief: MD
Muscular dystrophy is a hereditary disorder, but MS is an acquired autoimmune disorder.

In brief: MD
Muscular dystrophy is a hereditary disorder, but MS is an acquired autoimmune disorder.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
In brief: Muscular dystrophy
Muscular dystrophy is much more of an inherited disorder. Some are x-linked, others are autosomal.
Heredity is not nearly as prominent in ms.

In brief: Muscular dystrophy
Muscular dystrophy is much more of an inherited disorder. Some are x-linked, others are autosomal.
Heredity is not nearly as prominent in ms.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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