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Vacuolar myopathy


Other Names for this Disease

  • Autophagic vacuolar myopathy
  • AVM
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Other Names for this Disease
  • Autophagic vacuolar myopathy
  • AVM
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.