Myotonic dystrophy type 2.

  title={Myotonic dystrophy type 2.},
  author={Josef Finsterer},
  journal={European journal of neurology},
  volume={9 5},
Myotonic dystrophy type 2 (DM2) is a clinically but not genetically heterogeneous, multisystem disorder, that is clinically similar to, but distinct from myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1). Initially, different phenotypes of DM2 were described by Ricker (proximal myotonic myopathy, PROMM), Ranum (myotonic dystrophy 2, DM2) and Udd (proximal myotonic dystrophy, PDM). Clinical features these three phenotypes had in common were diffuse, proximal or distal weakness, wasting, myotonia, cataract… CONTINUE READING


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