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Synonyms of limb-girdle muscular dystrophy

Noun


1. limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, muscular dystrophy, dystrophy, autosomal recessive disease, autosomal recessive defect

usage: an autosomal recessive form of muscular dystrophy that appears anywhere from late childhood to middle age; characterized by progressive muscular weakness beginning either in the shoulder or pelvic girdle; usually progresses slowly with cardiopulmonary complications in the later stages

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