How was muscular dystrophy discovered?

Answer In the 1860s, descriptions of boys who grew progressively weaker, lost the ability to walk, and died at an early age became more prominent in medical journals. In the following ten years, French ne... Read More »

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When was muscular dystrophy discovered?

Since there are well over 250 skin rashes that can affect the pediatric age group, the optimal way to obtain a definitive diagnosis is via a pediatric dermatologist.

Who discovered Muscular Dystrophy?

Obviously you're old enough to write about this, so I would strongly suggest you go to your aunt and ask to be taken to a doctor. This could be a medical problem you have no control over. Humiliati... Read More »

When was limb-girdle muscular dystrophy discovered?

Limb-girdle was first desbcribed in 1876 but it was not proposed as that name until 1954 by Walton and Natrass.

What country was duchenne muscular dystrophy discovered in first?

Is sufficient being done medically to diagnose and prevent the number of infants born with birth defects/ diseases in the United States?