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.
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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.
Muscular Dystrophy Diagnosis & Treatment
WebMD explains the diagnosis and treatment of muscular dystrophies.