Diseases

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BENIGN MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY BECKER

BENIGN MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY BECKER this Features are similar to Duchenne type but less prominent. The onset of the disease may…

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PSEUDOHYPERTROPHIC TYPE

(Duchenne type) PSEUDOHYPERTROPHIC TYPE this occurs only in males. It is transmitted by a sex-linked recessive gene. Females carry the…

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MUSCLE DISEASES

(Myopathies) MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY MUSCLE DISEASES are primary affections of muscles in the form of pathological, biochemical or electrical changes characterized…

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KUGELBER WEILANDER DISEASE

This is a chronic form of spinal muscular atrophy in children, unlike Werdnig-Hoffmann type it is not acute. INVESTIGATIONS OF…

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PERONEAL MUSCULAR ATROPHY NEURAL FORM

(Charcot-Marie-Tooth's Disease) Its occurs in young age groups.Several members of the same family may be affected. First of all, unilateral…

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PRIMARY LATERAL SCLEROSIS

In PRIMARY LATERAL SCLEROSIS disorder spasticity in muscles and hyperreflexia are seen due to involvement of both the descending motor…

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PROGRESSIVE SPINAL MUSCULAR ATROPHY CHILDREN DISEASES

(Werdnig Hoffmann Paralysis) This is a hereditary disease occurring in infants. Wasting of muscles start usually acutely in pelvic girdles…

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PSEUDOBULAR PALSY

The lesion is located in both the upper motor neurons in the brain stem or above. Clinically, patients are emotionally…

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CHRONIC BULBAR PALSY

The lesion is located in the medulla around the bulbar nuclei of last four cranial nerves. So there will be…

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AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS

The lesion is not only localised to the anterior horn cells but progresses to the pyramidal tracts. Clinically this resembles…

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