Muscular Dystrophies & Myopathies

 

  • Muscular dystrophy, including
    • autosomal recessive, childhood type
    • benign [Becker]
    • benign scapuloperoneal with early contractures [Emery-Dreifuss]
    • distal
    • facioscapulohumeral
    •  limb-girdle
    • ocular
    • oculopharyngeal
    • scapuloperoneal
    • Duchenne
  • INCLUDES: congenital muscular dystrophy, congenital myopathy, including:
    • central core disease
    • minicore  disease
    • multicore disease
    • Fibre-type disproportion
    • myotubular (centronuclear)
    • nemaline
    • unspecified hereditary myopathy
  • Drug-induced/Alcoholic/toxic agent/inflammatory myopathy 
  • Myopathy in infectious/parasitic disease
  • Myopathy in endocrine disease
    • hyperparathyroidism
    • hypoparathyroidism
    • Thyrotoxic myopathy
  • Myopathy in metabolic disease
    • glycogen storage disease
    • lipid storage disorders  
  • Periodic paralysis, including:
    • Periodic paralysis (familial)
    • hyperkalaemic  
    • hypokalaemic
    • myotonic
    • normokalaemic
  • Myopathy in other diseases:
    • rheumatoid arthritis
    • scleroderma
    • sicca syndrome [Sj√∂gren]
    • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Paraneoplastic neuromyopathy
    • Carcinomatous neuromyopathy