DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for limb-girdle muscular dystrophy

Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy [DOID:11724]

Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy or Erb's muscular dystrophy is an autosomal class of muscular dystrophy that is similar but distinct from Duchenne muscular dystrophy and Becker's muscular dystrophy. Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy encompasses a large number of rare disorders.

Synonyms:  limb-girdle muscular dystrophy,  DOID:11724,  limbgirdle muscular dystrophy,  Leyden-Mbius muscular dystrophy,  Muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle ...