Slow-channel congenital myasthenic syndrome
Other Names for this Disease
- Myasthenic syndrome, congenital, postsynaptic slow-channel
- Myasthenic syndrome, congenital, type IIa
- CMS IIa
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- The MayoClinic Web site provides further information on congenital myasthenic syndromes. Click on MayoClinic to view the information page.
- The Muscular Dystrophy Association provides further information on congenital myasthenic syndromes. Click on Muscular Dystrophy Association to view this information page.
- Genetics Home Reference (GHR) contains information on Slow-channel congenital myasthenic syndrome. This website is maintained by the National Library of Medicine.
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- Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) is a catalog of human genes and genetic disorders. Each entry has a summary of related medical articles. It is meant for health care professionals and researchers. OMIM is maintained by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
- Orphanet is a European reference portal for information on rare diseases and orphan drugs. Access to this database is free of charge.
- PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Slow-channel congenital myasthenic syndrome. Click on the link to view a sample search on this topic.
- Engel AG. The therapy of congenital myasthenic syndromes. Neurotherapeutics. 2007 Apr;4(2):252-7.