Muscular dystrophy. Dr. Derakhshandeh. Muscular dystrophy. Muscular dystrophy (MD) is a group of rare inherited muscle diseases in which muscle fibers are unusually susceptible to damage. Muscles, primarily voluntary muscles, become progressively weaker
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~95% of deletions can be detected in males using multiplex PCR
Armour et al (Nucl.Acids Res. 2000)
Signs in infants include:
Severe muscle weakness
Difficulty suckling and swallowing