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Results 1 - 10 of 17 for Respiratory insufficiency due to muscle weakness
  1. ... A characteristic feature of RSMD is breathing difficulty (respiratory insufficiency) due to restricted movement of the torso and weakness of the diaphragm, which is the muscle that separates the abdomen from the chest cavity. ...
  2. Dermatomyositis: Signs and Symptoms (Muscular Dystrophy Association)  
    Myositis/Symptoms ... Myositis ... Muscular Dystrophy Association ... MDA is the #1 health nonprofit advancing research, care and advocacy for people living with muscular ...
  3. ... Gregersen N, Olpin SE. Lipid-storage myopathy and respiratory insufficiency due to ETFQO mutations in a patient with late- ...
  4. Motor Neuron Diseases From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    Neuromuscular Disorders/Specifics ... Neuromuscular Disorders ... Degenerative Nerve Diseases/Start Here ... Degenerative Nerve Diseases ... National Institute of Neurological ...
  5. ... risk of heart rhythm abnormalities (arrhythmias).Over time, muscle weakness causes most infants and children with L-CMD to have trouble eating and breathing. The breathing problems result from restrictive respiratory insufficiency, which occurs when muscles in the chest are ...
  6. Pregnancy and Childbirth with Neuromuscular Disease (Muscular Dystrophy Association) - PDF  
    Neuromuscular Disorders/Women ... Neuromuscular Disorders ... Muscular Dystrophy Association ... PDF
  7. ... hypotonia), little spontaneous movement, and joint deformities (contractures). Weakness of the muscles in the face and throat can result in feeding difficulties and an inability to grow and gain weight at the expected rate. Respiratory insufficiency, which occurs when muscles in the chest are ...
  8. ... face and shoulders. Hearing loss. Vision loss (rare). Respiratory insufficiency. (Be sure to talk to your health care ...
  9. ... associated with a shortened life expectancy related to respiratory insufficiency, but affected individuals typically live into adulthood. Andermann ...
  10. Giant Cell Arteritis From the National Institutes of Health (Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center)  
    Giant Cell Arteritis/Specifics ... Giant Cell Arteritis ... Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center ... From the National Institutes of Health ... Find symptoms and ...
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