Distal myopathy with rimmed vacuoles.


Distal myopathy with rimmed vacuoles is an autosomal recessively inherited disorder with preferential involvement of the anterior tibial muscle. Recently the gene was discovered to be mapped to chromosome 9, the same region as in familial inclusion body myopathy (rimmed vacuole myopathy sparing the quadriceps). The onset of the disease was in young adults… (More)


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@article{Nonaka1998DistalMW, title={Distal myopathy with rimmed vacuoles.}, author={Ikuya Nonaka and Naoko Murakami and Yuka Suzuki and Mikio Kawai}, journal={Neuromuscular disorders : NMD}, year={1998}, volume={8 5}, pages={333-7} }