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Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, type 2D


Other Names for this Disease

  • Alpha-sarcoglycanopathy
  • DMDA2
  • Duchenne-like autosomal recessive muscular dystrophy, type 2
  • LGMD2D
  • Muscular dystrophy limb-girdle with alpha-sarcoglycan
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Other Names for this Disease
  • Alpha-sarcoglycanopathy
  • DMDA2
  • Duchenne-like autosomal recessive muscular dystrophy, type 2
  • LGMD2D
  • Muscular dystrophy limb-girdle with alpha-sarcoglycan
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.