Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy


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Includes: 

  • Becker Muscular Dystrophy
  • Intermediate Muscular Dystrophy
  • Female Carriers.

The CNDR collects the following information on DMD patients:

Diagnosis:

  • clinical profile
  • family history
  • genetic test results

Clinical features:

  • weight and height
  • motor function
  • cardiomyopathy and echocardiogram
  • sleep study
  • pulmonary function test

Interventions:

  • non-invasive and invasive ventilation
  • steroid therapy
  • scoliosis therapy
  • cardiac medication
  • feeding tube 

Clinical trial participation

Tissue inventory:

  • muscle biopsy

For a detailed list of the data items collected, please see the CNDR_DMD PDF.