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Muscular Dystrophy, Emery-Dreifuss

"Muscular Dystrophy, Emery-Dreifuss" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A heterogenous group of inherited muscular dystrophy without the involvement of nervous system. The disease is characterized by MUSCULAR ATROPHY; MUSCLE WEAKNESS; CONTRACTURE of the elbows; ACHILLES TENDON; and posterior cervical muscles; with or without cardiac features. There are several INHERITANCE PATTERNS including X-linked (X CHROMOSOME), autosomal dominant, and autosomal recessive gene mutations.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Muscular Dystrophy, Emery-Dreifuss" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Muscular Dystrophy, Emery-Dreifuss" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 9 publications over 8 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2018
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