Merosin-deficient congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD): a study of 25 Brazilian patients using MRI

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Background: Merosin-deficient congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD) is characterized clinically by hypotonia and muscular weakness and, on imaging studies, by white matter (WM) abnormality. Objective: To evaluate MRI findings in Brazilian patients with merosin-deficient CMD. Materials and methods: Twenty-five patients were evaluated using MRI. Three patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00247-004-1398-y

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