Myotonic Dystrophy (DM) - Adult-Onset DM1 and DM2 | Muscular Dystrophy Association - muscular diseases in adults

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Muscular Dystrophy: Types, Symptoms, and Diagnosis muscular diseases in adults


Muscular dystrophy is a group of diseases that cause progressive weakness and loss of muscle Other types don't surface until adulthood.

Condition: Geriatric muscle diseases include several conditions that affect older adults. The most common type is called sarcopenia, meaning a loss of muscle.

Muscular dystrophy is a group of inherited diseases that are characterized by weakness and wasting away of muscle tissue, adolescence to early adulthood.