Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2I

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What is Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2I?

Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy is a term for a group of diseases that cause muscle weakness and wasting in the arms and legs. The muscles most affected are the muscles of the shoulders, upper arms, pelvic area, and thighs. Type 2I is specific to Tunisian families with chromosome 19q13.3 involvement.

Common symptoms reported by people with Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2I

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Treatments taken by people with Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2I

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Who has Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2I on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 3
20s 1
30s 2
40s 1
50s 2
60s 0
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 3
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

30% Female
70% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 4
Not Diagnosed 2

These charts show data from Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2I patients who have completed their condition history
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