Potassium aggravated myotonia
Other Names for this Disease
- Myotonia fluctuans
- Myotonia permanens
- Myotonia congenita, atypical
- Myotonia congenita, acetazolamide-responsive
- K+-aggravated myotonia
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Potassium aggravated myotonia is very rare, but the exact number of individuals affected by this condition is unknown. Worldwide, this condition has been found in a few families only.
Last updated: 4/17/2012
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- Potassium-aggravated myotonia. Genetics Home Reference. April 2007; http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/potassium-aggravated-myotonia. Accessed 4/17/2012.