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Inheritance and Genetics of Muscular dystrophy, limb girdle

Genetics of Muscular dystrophy, limb girdle:

Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy is a genetic disease that exhibits both autosomal recessive and autosomal dominant inheritance, depending on the gene mutation.

About inheritance and genetics:

Inheritance of Muscular dystrophy, limb girdle refers to whether the condition is inherited from your parents or "runs" in families. The level of inheritance of a condition depends on how important genetics are to the disease. Strongly genetic diseases are usually inherited, partially genetic diseases are sometimes inherited, and non-genetic diseases are not inherited. For general information, see Introduction to Genetics.

 

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