Muscular Dystrophy Directory
Muscular dystrophy (MD) is a group of genetic diseases in which the muscles that control movement progressively weaken. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about muscular dystrophy, different types, how it is diagnosed, treated, and much more.
Muscular Dystrophy: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment
The causes, symptoms, and treatment of muscular dystrophies, a group of rare muscle diseases.
Understanding Muscular Dystrophy -- the Basics
WebMD explains the causes and types of muscular dystrophy.
Symptoms of Muscular Dystrophy
WebMD explains the symptoms of different types of muscular dystrophy, including Duchene, Becker, and Myotonic.
Congenital Muscular Dystrophy
Congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD) is a general term for a group of genetic muscle diseases that occur at birth (congenital) early during infancy.