What are the racial predilections of limb-girdle muscular dystrophy (LGMD)

Updated: Aug 15, 2019
  • Author: Monica Saini, MD, MBBS, MRCP(UK); Chief Editor: Nicholas Lorenzo, MD, MHA, CPE  more...
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LGMD is reported in races and countries throughout the world. It is the fourth most common muscular dystrophy after dystrophinopathies, myotonic dystrophies, and fascioscapulohumeral dystrophy.


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