Ilana Chervinski

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Limb-girdle muscular dystrophies (LGMDs) represent a group of diseases characterized mainly by muscle wasting of the upper and lower limbs, with a wide range of clinical severity. The clinical heterogeneity is paralleled by molecular heterogeneity; each of the 10 forms of autosomal-recessive LGMD recognized to date is caused by mutations in a distinct gene.(More)
Five infants of a Moslem-Arab extended family were evaluated for common and characteristic clinical findings of failure to thrive, extreme muscle weakness, severe motor delay, and moderate to severe cognitive and verbal delay. All children were below the third percentile in weight and height, and three of them had head circumference below the third(More)
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