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Results 1 - 10 of 77 for Distal muscle weakness
  1. ... the lower legs and forearms, are known as distal muscles.Muscle weakness in the ankles is usually the first symptom of distal myopathy 2. The weakness can also affect muscles in the hands, wrists, and shoulders. At first, ...
  2. ... to muscles away from the body's center (distal). The muscle weakness usually worsens with age. There are many types ...
  3. ... located away from the center of the body (distal muscles), such as those in the legs. During early to mid-adulthood, affected individuals typically begin to experience muscle weakness and wasting (atrophy) in one or both calves. ...
  4. ... Kimber E, Holmgren D, Tulinius M, Oldfors A. Distal arthrogryposis and muscle weakness associated with a beta-tropomyosin mutation. Neurology. 2007 ...
  5. ... MYH7 gene have been found to cause Laing distal myopathy. This condition causes progressive muscle weakness, particularly affecting the arms and legs. Most of ...
  6. ... muscle weakness in the hands and feet, Laing distal myopathy causes weakness in several muscles of the neck and face. A decade or ... how mutations in the MYH7 gene cause progressive muscle weakness in people with Laing distal myopathy. Researchers have proposed that these mutations alter ...
  7. ... most often begins in the hands and feet (distal muscles), but some people first experience weakness in the muscles near the center of the ...
  8. ... after respiratory failure occurs, individuals with SMARD1 develop muscle weakness in their distal muscles. These are the muscles farther from the center ...
  9. Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) (Muscular Dystrophy Association) - PDF  
    Spinal Muscular Atrophy/Start Here ... Spinal Muscular Atrophy ... Muscular Dystrophy Association ... PDF
  10. ... the hands and feet. People with CAV3-related distal myopathy experience wasting (atrophy) and weakness of the small muscles in the hands and feet that generally become ...
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