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Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A

Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A: Introduction

Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A: An autosomal recessive form of limb-girdle muscular dystrophy where muscle weakness and atrophy is caused by mutations of the Calpain-3 gene. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A is available below.

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Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A: Complications

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Causes of Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A

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Prognosis for Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A

Prognosis for Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A: slow progression with wheelchair confinement in the 2nd or 3rd decade or even later and death usually in the 6th decade

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Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A, or a subtype of Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
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  1. Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Complications
  7. Prognosis
 

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