Muscular Dystrophy, Facioscapulohumeral

Known as: Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy, Progressive Muscular Dystrophy, Facioscapulohumeral Type, Dystrophy, Landouzy-Dejerine 
An autosomal dominant degenerative muscle disease characterized by slowly progressive weakness of the muscles of the face, upper-arm, and shoulder… (More)
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1936-2017
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Facioscapulohumeral dystrophy (FSHD) is characterized by chromatin relaxation of the D4Z4 macrosatellite array on chromosome 4… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Facioscapulohumeral dystrophy (FSHD) is one of the most common inherited muscular dystrophies. The causative gene remains… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Repetitive sequences account for more than 50% of the human genome. Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) is an autosomal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) is a common form of muscular dystrophy in adults that is foremost characterized by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Each unit of the D4Z4 macrosatellite repeat contains a retrotransposed gene encoding the DUX4 double-homeobox transcription… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The primary muscle disorders are a diverse group of diseases caused by various defective structural proteins, abnormal signaling… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) is an autosomal dominant neuromuscular disorder that is not due to a classical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The autosomal dominant myopathy facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD1, OMIM 158900) is caused by contraction of the D4Z4… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) is an autosomal dominant neuromuscular disorder which maps to chromosome 4qter… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The autosomal dominant disorder facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) is the last of the major progressive muscular… (More)
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