Emotional and behavioral profile and child psychiatric diagnosis in the childhood type of myotonic dystrophy.

@article{Goossens2000EmotionalAB,
  title={Emotional and behavioral profile and child psychiatric diagnosis in the childhood type of myotonic dystrophy.},
  author={Elisabeth Goossens and Jean Steyaert and Christine E M de Die-Smulders and Diane Willekens and J. P. Fryns},
  journal={Genetic counseling},
  year={2000},
  volume={11 4},
  pages={
          317-27
        }
}
We report data on behaviour and possibly associated psychopathology in 24 children and adolescents between 9 and 22 years of age, with the childhood type of myotonic dystrophy. The patients were recruited through a patients association, as family members from patients with myotonic dystrophy (DM). In 41% of the subjects a score in the clinical abnormal range was found on the Child Behavior Checklist (completed by parents and by teachers). In 62% of the subjects, a child psychiatric diagnosis… CONTINUE READING

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