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a.1.(Min.) Having the form of threads; fibrous.
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To support a child experiencing the pain of Nemaline Myopathy, a doTERRA Wellness advocate participated in a Family Fun Run to make his wish come true.
It was only when Alder Hey performed a muscle biopsy when she was five that doctors finally told Michelle that Georgia was suffering from Nemaline Myopathy, a rare form of muscular dystrophy.
Congenital fiber-type disproportion has also been described in numerous other muscle diseases, including several congenital myopathy subtypes (centronuclear myopathy, myotubular myopathy, and nemaline myopathy), as well as in myotonic dystrophy.
Other diseases of connection to Ashkenazi Jews are Familial Hyperinsulinism, Joubert Syndrome Type 2, Lipoamide Dehydrogenase Deficiency (E3), Nemaline Myopathy, Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), Usher Syndrome Type 3, Usher Syndrom Type I, and Walker Warburg Syndrome.
49,56) In addition, necrosis, microvacuoles, cytoplasmic bodies, and nemaline rods may be present.
Staining with modified trichrome stain showed normal endomysial connective tissue with no ragged red fibers, nemaline rods, or central cores.
In her searingly honest memoir Fragile, Niki recounts her pregnancy and the birth and first year in the lives of her tiny twins Theo and Felix who were only diagnosed with the condition Nemaline Myopathy after the tragic death of Theo at just seven months.
Neuromuscular disorders that may be associated with OSA in children include, but are not limited to Duchenne's dystrophy, myotonic dystrophy, nemaline myopathy, congenital muscular dystrophy, cerebral palsy, spinal muscular atrophy, transverse myelitis, and poliomyelitis (Seddon & Khan, 2003).
Twelve-year-old Georgia was six when she was diagnosed with Nemaline Myopathy, a rare type of muscular dystrophy.
The genetic cause of the third child's disorder, another muscle-weakening disease known as nemaline myopathy, remains unclear.