What are the sexual predilections of congenital myopathies?

Updated: Mar 11, 2019
  • Author: Matthew Harmelink, MD; Chief Editor: Amy Kao, MD  more...
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Any sex bias is dictated by the underlying genetic mutation. Given most diseases are autosomal, the most common form of variance is in the form of CNM1, which causes x-linked myotubular myopathy.


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