McArdle's disease


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Noun1.McArdle's disease - an inherited disease in which abnormal amounts of glycogen accumulate in skeletal muscleMcArdle's disease - an inherited disease in which abnormal amounts of glycogen accumulate in skeletal muscle; results in weakness and cramping
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Molecular genetic heterogeneity of myophosphorylase deficiency (McArdle's disease).
This showed a flat response of serum lactic acid and a fourfold increase in serum ammonium, which supported a diagnosis of McArdle's disease. A muscle biopsy was then done (Figs 1-6).