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Dysferlinopathies are muscular dystrophies caused by mutations in the dysferlin gene. Examples of dysferlinopathies include limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2B, Miyoshi myopathy, and distal anterior compartment myopathy.
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- The Muscular Dystrophy Association provides additional information on limb-girdle muscular dystrophy.
- The Muscular Dystrophy Campaign provides a list of fact sheets on muscular dystrophy and related issues. Click on the link to learn more about the variety of fact sheets offered.
- Genetics Home Reference (GHR) contains information on Dysferlinopathy. Click on the link to go to GHR and review the information.
- The Jain Foundation Learning Center provides basic information on this condition.
- MedlinePlus, a Web site designed by the National Library of Medicine to help you research your health questions, provides more information about this topic. Click on the link to view this information.
- The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) collects and disseminates research information related to neurological disorders. Click on the link to view information on this topic.
- PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Dysferlinopathy. Click on the link to view a sample search on this topic.
- The The Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) database contains genetics resources that discuss Dysferlinopathy. Click on the link to go to OMIM and review these resources.