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Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy (DOID:11726)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
muscular dystrophy +     
Adult-Onset Muscular Dystrophy with Leukoencephalopathy 
Alpha-B Crystallinopathy with Cataract 
Amino Aciduria with Mental Deficiency, Dwarfism, Muscular Dystrophy, Osteoporosis, and Acidosis 
Bassoe Syndrome 
Becker muscular dystrophy +   
Congenital Infantile Muscular Dystrophy with Cataract and Hypogonadism 
congenital muscular dystrophy +   
distal myopathy +   
Duchenne muscular dystrophy +   
Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy +   
A heterogenous group of inherited muscular dystrophy without the involvement of nervous system. The disease is characterized by MUSCULAR ATROPHY; MUSCLE WEAKNESS; CONTRACTURE of the elbows; ACHILLES TENDON; and posterior cervical muscles; with or without cardiac features. There are several INHERITANCE PATTERNS including X-linked (X CHROMOSOME), autosomal dominant, and autosomal recessive gene mutations.
facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy +   
glycogen storage disease VII  
limb-girdle muscular dystrophy +   
Muscular Dystrophy, Animal +   
Muscular Dystrophy, Barnes Type 
Muscular Dystrophy, Cardiac Type 
Muscular Dystrophy, Mabry Type 
Muscular Dystrophy, Pseudohypertrophic, with Internalized Capillaries 
Myofibrillar Myopathy, ZASP-Related  
Myopathy with Abnormal Lipid Metabolism  
myotonic disease +   
oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy +   
Oculopharyngodistal Myopathy  
Progressive Muscular Dystrophy, Pectorodorsal 
rigid spine muscular dystrophy 1  
scapuloperoneal myopathy +   
Vacuolar Neuromyopathy 

Exact Synonyms: Benign Scapuloperoneal Muscular Dystrophy with Early Contractures ;   EDMD ;   Emery Dreifuss syndrome ;   Emery-Dreifuss Type Muscular Dystrophy ;   X-linked Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy ;   X-linked scapuloperoneal syndrome ;   autosomal dominant Emery Dreifuss muscular dystrophy ;   autosomal recessive Emery Dreifuss muscular dystrophy ;   benign scapuloperoneal muscular dystrophy with cardiomyopathy ;   humeroperoneal neuromuscular disease ;   scapuloilioperoneal atrophy with cardiopathy
Primary IDs: MESH:D020389
Alternate IDs: RDO:0001018
Xrefs: GARD:6329 ;   NCI:C84685 ;   OMIM:PS310300 ;   ORDO:261
Definition Sources: MESH:D020389,,

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