How is congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD) diagnosed?

Updated: Jul 03, 2019
  • Author: Emad R Noor, MBChB; Chief Editor: Amy Kao, MD  more...
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The most important diagnostic tools are CK level, nerve conduction study, and EMG with or without repetitive nerve stimulation, brain MRI, muscle biopsy, and specific genetic or metabolic testing.

 


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