-Starts at 40yo.
Duchenne (2-6 years old):
live less than 20yo. -Affects eye, and
throat muscles, thus
-Ride wheel chairs swallowing problems
-less than 5% also
Becker : symptoms appear
till 25yo. Patient lives all his have leg dystrophy.
- this dystrophy risks
life but with heart problems. the patient to
-affects pelvic and pectoral
girdle, and arms and legs. There are 9 choking.
muscular dystrophies key words: eye
Males Males Males- Males- Males-
only only females females females
Emery: from Limb: from teenage to -Patients have weak
childhood-teen years. adulthood. muscles but live a
-extreme heart -live to past mid -affects face, scapula,
problems, usually fatal adultho