Muscular-dystrophy synonyms

mŭs'kyə-lər dĭs'trə-fē

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Used as a courtesy title before the surname or full name of a woman or girl:
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The most common form of muscular dystrophy, caused by a genetic mutation resulting in the absence of the structural protein dystrophin, in which fat and fibrous tissue infiltrate muscle tissue and cause eventual weakening of the respiratory muscles and the myocardium. The disease, which almost exclusively affects males, begins in early childhood and usually causes death before adulthood.
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A degenerative disorder caused by inadequate or defective nutrition.
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