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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muscular_dystrophy

Muscular dystrophy (MD) is a group of muscle diseases that results in increasing weakening and breakdown of skeletal muscles over time. The disorders differ ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/muscular-dystrophy/basics/definition/con-20021240

Muscular dystrophy is a group of diseases that cause progressive weakness and loss of muscle mass. In muscular dystrophy, abnormal genes (mutations) ...

www.mda.org/disease

The FDA has granted accelerated approval to eteplirsen for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy! Decades of MDA research and investment have ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/187618.php

Jan 2, 2017 ... Muscular dystrophy is a group of disorders characterized by a progressive loss of muscle mass and consequent loss of strength. The most ...

medlineplus.gov/musculardystrophy.html

Feb 1, 2017 ... Muscular dystrophy (MD) is characterized by progressive weakness and muscle damage. Read about who it affects and the prognosis.

www.webmd.com/children/understanding-muscular-dystrophy-basics

Mar 18, 2017 ... WebMD explains the causes and types of muscular dystrophy.

www.webmd.com/children/what-is-muscular-dystrophy

Nov 9, 2016 ... The causes, symptoms, and treatment of muscular dystrophies, a group of rare muscle diseases.

kidshealth.org/en/teens/muscular-dystrophy.html

Muscular dystrophy is a disorder that weakens a person's muscles over time. People who have the disease can gradually lose the ability to do everyday tasks.

www.healthline.com/health/muscular-dystrophy

Nov 18, 2015 ... Muscular dystrophies are a group of inherited diseases that damage and weaken your muscles over time. This damage and weakness is due to ...

www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/All-Disorders/Muscular-Dystrophy-Information-Page

The muscular dystrophies (MD) are a group of more than 30 genetic diseases characterized by progressive weakness and degeneration of the skeletal muscles ...