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Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy
Other Names for this Disease
- Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy 1A
- Landouzy-Dejerine muscular dystrophy
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- Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy. Genetics Home Reference (GHR). 2009; http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/facioscapulohumeral-muscular-dystrophy. Accessed 3/15/2013.
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