The CTG repeat size in adult onset is generally in the range of 50 to 1000.1. However, in DM1, respiratory muscle weakness can affect lung function and.
Muscular dystrophy is a group of diseases that cause progressive weakness and is the most common form of adult-onset muscular dystrophy.
Adult and adolescent onset muscular dystrophies (MDs) are a group of disorders that cause muscle disease (myopathy) characterized by.
The most common form of muscular dystrophy in adults, myotonic dystrophy type 1 has been estimated to affect around 1 in 8,000 people.