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Myotonia congenita


Myotonia congenita is a genetic, neuromuscular ion channelopathy that affects muscles used for movement . It is congenital, meaning that it is present from birth. It, amongst other problems, causes delayed relaxation of the muscles . The disorder is caused by mutations in a gene responsible for shutting off electrical excitation in the muscles, causing...
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Paramyotonia Congenita (PC), also known as Paramyotonia congenita of von Eulenburg or Eulenburg disease, is a rare congenital autosomal dominant neuromuscular disorder characterized by “paradoxical” myotonia. This type of...
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Visit Our MDA News Section and Research News for Updates. Home> Diseases >MC. Myotonia Congenita (Thomsen Disease; Becker Disease) Clinical Trials ...
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Important It is possible that the main title of the report Myotonia Congenita is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate ...
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Thom·sen's dis·ease [From Thomsen , a physician of Sleswick.] (Med.) An affection apparently congenital, consisting in tonic contraction
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paramyotonia congenita ( ′parə′mīə′tōnēə kən′jenədə ) ( medicine ) A ... This muscle stiffness cannot be walked-off, in contrast to myotonia congenita. ...
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Myotonia congenita is believed to be caused by a problem in the part of the ... Children with myotonia congenita often appear to be muscular and well-developed. ...
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Myotonia congenita is an inherited condition that affects muscle relaxation. ... Children with myotonia congenita often appear to be muscular and well-developed. ...
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Myotonia Congenita symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment ... Myotonia Congenita: A dominantly inherited muscle disease that begins in early ...
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Myotonia congenita - WakeMed Health & Hospitals, Raleigh, Cary, Wake County, ... Myotonia congenita can be either an autosomal dominant or autosomal recessive ...
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Myotonia congenita is a rare genetic disorder in which an abnormality of ... Two main forms of myotonia congenita have been described: Thomsen disease and ...
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A US Department of Health and Human Service project providing information on genetic and rare diseases. A comprehensive body of resources on Myotonia congenita
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