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can the below case be muscular dystrophy

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  • Posted By: hima bindu
  • November 23, 2009
  • 03:15 PM

male patient aged 40 years has difficulty in speakin from past 2 years... MRI revealed anterior horn cell disease. But now since past 6 months his proximal muscles of hand are getting atrophied... he also has difficulty in arising from sitting on floor... there is hypotony of muscles of forearm.... EMG shows weak n irregular waves.... now he is takin riluzole for anterior horn cell disease.... can anyone please help with the diagnosis of this case....

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