[A case of central core disease. Light microscopic and histochemical studies (author's transl)].

@article{Meerbach1977ACO,
  title={[A case of central core disease. Light microscopic and histochemical studies (author's transl)].},
  author={Werner Meerbach and R W Graebner},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur allgemeine Pathologie u. pathologische Anatomie},
  year={1977},
  volume={121 1-2},
  pages={169-76}
}
A sporadic case of central core disease in a 5 1/2-year-old girl is reported. Clinically, a retarded motor development existed, furthermore, a muscle weakness and hypotonia of the extremities and trunk, contractures of the hip- and knee-joint,and luxation of both hip-joints. Biopsy specimens are taken from both Mm. gastrocnemii. Muscle fibres show, by… CONTINUE READING