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Adult onset centronuclear myopathy with peripheral nerve involvement.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6186788     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of centronuclear myopathy is presented, showing a rapid course in a 47-year-old male. Clinical and muscular findings were consistent with the diagnosis of centronuclear myopathy. On nerve biopsy, there was evidence of a regenerative process. Electron microscopy showed proliferation of Schwann cells with numerous Büngner's bands and other anomalies. This rare case with peripheral nerve changes may provide evidence to support the hypothesis of peripheral nerve involvement in centronuclear myopathy.
Authors:
P Mouren; Y Poinso; J F Pellissier; N Moriyama; A Mouren
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of neurology     Volume:  228     ISSN:  0340-5354     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Neurol.     Publication Date:  1982  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-04-15     Completed Date:  1983-04-15     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0423161     Medline TA:  J Neurol     Country:  GERMANY, WEST    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  147-59     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Cell Nucleus / pathology
Electromyography
Humans
Male
Microscopy, Electron
Middle Aged
Muscles / pathology*
Muscular Atrophy / pathology
Muscular Diseases / pathology*
Myotonic Dystrophy / pathology
Peripheral Nerves / pathology*
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases / pathology*
Syndrome

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