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Inherited Muscle Disorders 

Inherited Muscle Disorders
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Inherited Muscle Disorders
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Margherita Milone

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780190244927.003.0049
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date: 14 October 2019

Congenital and inherited muscular disorders occur commonly in infants and children, but some also present in adulthood. The differential diagnosis is broad. These include muscular dystrophies, congenital myopathies, disorders of metabolism, channelopathies, and mitochondrial disorders.

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