Duchenne dystrophy


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Duchenne dystrophy

(duːˈʃɛn) or

Duchenne muscular dystrophy

n
(Pathology) the most common form of muscular dystrophy, usually affecting only boys. Abbreviation: DMD
[named after Guillaume Duchenne (1806–75), French neurologist]
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Mendell et al., "Duchenne dystrophy: randomized, controlled trial of prednisone (18 months) and azathioprine (12 months)," Neurology, vol.
Daiichi Sankyo to develop drug for Duchenne dystrophy
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