Muscular dystrophy (MD) is a group of muscle diseases that weaken the
musculoskeletal system and hamper locomotion (walking or moving ). Muscular ...
Muscular dystrophy is a group of diseases that cause progressive weakness and
loss of muscle mass. In muscular dystrophy, abnormal genes (mutations) ...
MDA is the nonprofit health agency dedicated to curing muscular dystrophy, ALS
and related diseases by funding worldwide research.
There's no cure for muscular dystrophy (MD), a genetic disorder that gradually
weakens muscles, but there are ways to improve muscle and joint function and ...
Feb 23, 2016 ... Muscular dystrophies are a group of genetic disorders that result in muscle
weakness over time. Each type of muscular dystrophy is different ...
Dec 18, 2015 ... Muscular dystrophy (MD) is a collective group of inherited noninflammatory but
progressive muscle disorders without a central or peripheral ...
Jan 13, 2016 ... The muscular dystrophies are a group a group of genetic diseases characterized
by progressive weakness and degeneration of the skeletal ...
Muscular dystrophy is an inherited (genetic) disorder causing muscle weakness.
There are different types of muscular dystrophy, which vary as to how severe...
Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy is a not-for-profit organization founded in
1994 by parents of children with Duchenne and Becker Muscular Dystrophy.
Duchenne results in progressive loss of strength and is caused by a mutation in
the gene that encodes for dystrophin. Because dystrophin is absent, the muscle ...