Ocular Muscular Dystrophy

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Ocular Muscular Dystrophy

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Ocular Muscular Dystrophy" returned 4 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Ocular and neurodevelopmental features of Duchenne muscular dystrophy: a signature of dystrophin function in the central nervous system.
 

Author(s): Valeria Ricotti, Herbert J├Ągle, Maria Theodorou, Anthony T Moore, Francesco Muntoni, Dorothy A Thompson

Journal: Eur. J. Hum. Genet.. 2016 Apr;24(4):562-8.

 

Multiple isoforms of dystrophin (Dp427, Dp260, Dp140, Dp71) are expressed differentially in the central nervous system (CNS) including the retinal layers. Disruption of these protein products is responsible for cognitive dysfunction, electroretinogram (ERG) abnormalities and behavioural ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Ocular muscular dystrophy. A cause of curare sensitivity.
 

Author(s): J A Robertson

Journal: Anaesthesia. 1984 Mar;39(3):251-3.

 

A case is described of a child with ocular muscular dystrophy, who demonstrated the extreme sensitivity to non-depolarising muscle relaxants, with lack of reversal by anticholinesterases, characteristic of this condition.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Nicotinamide Riboside and Mitochondrial Biogenesis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Mitochondrial Diseases; Mitochondrial Myopathies; Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia; Progressive Ophthalmoplegia; Progressive; Ophthalmoplegia, External; Mitochondria DNA Deletion; MELAS; Mitochondrial Encephalomyopathy, Lactic Acidosis, and Stroke-Like Episodes; Mitochondrial Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis and Stroke-Like Episodes (MELAS Syndrome)

 

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2018

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North American Mitochondrial Disease Consortium Patient Registry and Biorepository (NAMDC)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Mitochondrial Disorders; Mitochondrial Genetic Disorders; Mitochondrial Diseases; Disorder of Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Complexes; Deletion and Duplication of Mitochondrial DNA

 

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2017

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Congenital Muscle Disease Study of Patient and Family Reported Medical Information
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Congenital Muscular Dystrophy (Including Unspecified/Undiagnosed); Dystroglycanopathy; Congenital Fiber Type Disproportion; Rigid Spine Muscular Dystrophy; Congenital Myopathy (Including Unspecified/Undiagnosed); Collagen VI CMD (Ullrich CMD, Intermediate, Bethlem Myopathy); Laminin Alpha 2 Related Congenital Muscular Dystrophy; LAMA2-CMD/Merosin Deficient/MDC1A; Walker-Warburg Syndrome; Muscle-Eye-Brain Disease; Fukuyama/Fukutin Related Muscular Dystrophy; Integrin Alpha 7 Deficiency; Integrin Alpha 9 Deficiency; LMNA-CMD/Lamin A/C/Laminopathy; SEPN1-Related Myopathy; Bethlem Myopathy; Actin Aggregation Myopathy; Cap Disease; Central Core Disease; Centronuclear Myopathy; Core Rod Myopathy; Hyaline Body Myopathy; Multiminicore Myopathy; Myotubular Myopathy; Nemaline Myopathy; Tubular Aggregate Myopathy; Zebra Body Myopathy; Reducing Body Myopathy; Spheroid Body Myopathy; LGMD1B (LMNA); LGMD1E (DES); LGMD2G (TCAP); LGMD2H (TRIM32); LGMD2I (FKRP); LGMD2J (TTN); LGMD2K (POMT1); LGMD2M (FKTN); LGMD2N (POMT2); LGMD2O (POMGnT1); LGMD2P (DAG1); LGMD2Q (PLEC1); LGMD2R (DES); LGMD2S (TRAPPC11); LGMD2T (GMPPB); LGMD2U (ISPD); LGMD2V (GAA); Ullrich Congenital Muscular Dystrophy; Titinopathy; Choline Kinase B Receptor; Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy; RYR1 Related Myopathy; SYNE1/Nesprin Related Muscular Dystrophy; Telethonin Related Muscular Dystrophy (TCAP/Titin-Cap); Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome; Escobar Syndrome; Myofibrillar Myopathy; Malignant Hyperthermia; Alpha-Dystroglycan Related Muscular Dystrophy (DAG1, DPM1, DPM2, DPM3, FKRP, FKTN); Alpha-Dystroglycan Related Muscular Dystrophy (GAA, ISPD, LARGE, POMT1, POMT2, POMGnT1); Alpha-Dystroglycan Related Muscular Dystrophy (Unspecified/Undiagnosed/Other)

 

Last Updated: 5 May 2017

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