Congenital muscular dystrophy: from muscle to brain

@inproceedings{Falsaperla2016CongenitalMD,
  title={Congenital muscular dystrophy: from muscle to brain},
  author={Raffaele Falsaperla and Andrea Domenico Pratic{\`o} and Martino Ruggieri and Enrico Parano and Renata Rizzo and Giovanni Corsello and Giovanna Vitaliti and Piero Pavone},
  booktitle={Italian Journal of Pediatrics},
  year={2016}
}
Congenital muscular dystrophies (CMDs) are a wide group of muscular disorders that manifest with very early onset of muscular weakness, sometime associated to severe brain involvement.The histologic pattern of muscle anomalies is typical of dystrophic lesions but quite variable depending on the different stages and on the severity of the disorder.Recent classification of CMDs have been reported most of which based on the combination of clinical, biochemical, molecular and genetic findings, but… CONTINUE READING
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