Brody myopathy: Introduction
Brody myopathy: A form of neuromuscular disease caused by a genetic defect. The muscles have difficulty relaxing after exercise or strong movements such as making a fist or forcefully closing eyes.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Brody myopathy is available below.
Symptoms of Brody myopathy
- Impaired muscle relaxation after exercise
- Stiff muscles after exercise
- Muscle cramps after exercise
- Muscle pain after exercise
- Painless muscle cramps
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Causes of Brody myopathy
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Brody myopathy: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Definitions of Brody myopathy:
Brody myopathy is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Brody myopathy, or a subtype of Brody myopathy,
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 Brody myopathy as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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