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An autosomal recessive muscular disorder characterized by slowly progressive onset of proximal lower limb weakness in adulthood, syncopal episodes, and markedly increased serum creatine kinase, which can increase further after strenuous exercise.




Cardiac arrhythmia with increased serum creatine kinase
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy 2X
Muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle, type 2X


Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy


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