What is the role of EMG in the workup of facioscapulohumeral dystrophy (FSHD)?

Updated: Mar 19, 2019
  • Author: Naganand Sripathi, MD; Chief Editor: Amy Kao, MD  more...
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See the list below:

  • FSHD gene testing

  • Electrodiagnostic studies; these may reveal myopathic potentials. Focal neuropathies and occasionally a brachial plexopathy may be seen as a result of stretch injury.


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