A unique case of reducing body myopathy.


The clinical, electromyographic, and histologic characteristics of a 17-year-old girl with reducing body myopathy are described. She is, to our knowledge, the oldest reported case and the only patient described with severe mitral valve prolapse and scoliosis. Electromyography demonstrated spontaneous positive sharp waves and fibrillation potentials with… (More)


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@article{Nomizu1992AUC, title={A unique case of reducing body myopathy.}, author={S. Nomizu and Donald A. Person and Chizuru Saito and Lawrence John Lockett}, journal={Muscle & nerve}, year={1992}, volume={15 4}, pages={463-6} }