Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Curtis Kendall December 5, 2006. Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Facts. DMD affects mostly males at a rate of 1 in 3,500 births. There are over 200 types of mutations that can cause any one of the forms of muscular dystrophy.
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