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Becker Muscular Dystrophy Causes

Becker muscular dystrophy (BMD) is a progressive condition that causes muscle wasting (atrophy) and weakness. It is one of many types of muscular dystrophy and a genetic, or inheritable, ... Read more

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Causes

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a progressive muscle wasting condition that mainly affects skeletal and heart muscles. It is one of many types of muscular dystrophy, an inheritable condition that ... Read more

Muscular Dystrophy Medications

Muscular dystrophy is a term that describes a wide range of debilitating muscle-wasting conditions. A cause of several versions of the disease is mutations of genes that help protect ... Read more