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... That would be something she would need to talk about with a doctor. They can run tests and see what the chance would be. I have muscular dystrophy and none of my other sisters do. When my older sister got pregnant she did tests to see what the possibility of her child getting the disease would be. ... (4 replies)
... rd that this gene is hereditary what are the chances that my girlfriend in case we are to get married and have children that one of our children can be born with Muscular Dystrophy? ... (4 replies)
... additionally...you might want to ask her directly whether its "something she thinks about constantly." communication is key. genetic counselors will be able to educate both of you if you see yourselves building a family in the future. God bless. ... (4 replies)

... continue to be somewhat stubborn about moving around when I should rest. I would be in tears at night from the aching in my legs. ... (4 replies)
... searching about having children. But let me offer this....... ... (2 replies)
... In your opinion, should we even worry about this, or should we let nature take its course in possibly passing this on, simply because it is a pretty mild form of MD. ... (2 replies)
... facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy. Im 40 male with 2 children. ... (1 replies)
... Last year, my ophthalmologist told me that I have the type of cataracts that are normally seen in people with muscular dsystrophy. I'm 45 years old, and these cataracts were diagnosed back when I was 25, but no one ever mentioned anything about muscular dystrophy back then. ... (2 replies)
... Mary from what I read about Bethlem, the effects sound very similar to LGMD. ... (22 replies)
... Hi Mark, Thanks for your reply. I am 24 and was diagnosed 3 years ago. I have looked up the internet and got alot of information but this year has been been a good one to date. At the start of this year when I was in glasgow my knees went on me and a fell and broke a bone in my foot. Then 2 months ago the same thing happened and I broke my big toe. I usually have to... (17 replies)
... I'm sorry about your diagnosis. There is a lot of information on Dysferlin deficiency on the internet. If someone lacks this protein they will have Muscular Dystrophy because dysferlin helps your body rebuild muscle that is injured or lost to age. ... (17 replies)
... s when I got the notion to have a biopsy, then I started reading here just for some general ideas, and some of my symptoms are consistant with MD, I knew nothing about the disease hence the dumb title of this thread, I hope i'm wrong but I have a gut feeling this is what I have in some form. ... (6 replies)
... Thankyou for answering my questions it's helped alot. I have told my friends and family all about you and Mark and your little boy and they think it's amazing so thankyou for giving me back some hope. ... (29 replies)
... All in all they were not bad at all and only took about an hour to do and a week for the doctor to look at. I was petrified when my doctor said anything about muscular dystrophy, but if you find a neurologist you like, they will get you through everything. ... (1 replies)
... The symptoms you describe seem classic for some kind of MD. But an abnormal EMG is also usually found in muscular dystrophy. A normal EMG would be unusual as far as I know. ... (3 replies)
... I am a male, 19 years old who has been suffering from a large range of symptoms for about 4 months. ... (2 replies)
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Mar 25, 2009
... girdle type Muscular Dystrophy. ... (3 replies)
... Don't mind any questions at all. She has form 2A. She didn't need a muscle biopsy because it was detected in a DNA test. ... (14 replies)
... Just this year, for the first time a TREATMENT is available for a Muscular Dystrophy. An enzyme treatment has become available for Pompe's Disease, a type of MD. It's given by IV and the patients improve! ... (7 replies)
... c it is hard to talk about and we rarely do. ... (5 replies)


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