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Alpha-sarcoglycanopathy: Introduction

Alpha-sarcoglycanopathy: A rare genetic disorder involving progressive muscle weakness of the pelvic and shoulder muscles. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Alpha-sarcoglycanopathy is available below.

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Definitions of Alpha-sarcoglycanopathy:

Alpha-sarcoglycanopathy is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Alpha-sarcoglycanopathy, or a subtype of Alpha-sarcoglycanopathy, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Alpha-sarcoglycanopathy as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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  1. Alpha-sarcoglycanopathy: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments

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