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Congenital muscular dystrophy syringomyelia

Congenital muscular dystrophy syringomyelia: Introduction

Congenital muscular dystrophy syringomyelia: A very rare disorder characterized by muscle weakness and wasting from birth, a severely deformed spine and syringomyelia (cyst in the spinal cord). More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Congenital muscular dystrophy syringomyelia is available below.

Symptoms of Congenital muscular dystrophy syringomyelia

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Causes of Congenital muscular dystrophy syringomyelia

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Congenital muscular dystrophy syringomyelia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Congenital muscular dystrophy syringomyelia

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Definitions of Congenital muscular dystrophy syringomyelia:

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


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