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"Myotonia congenita"




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    de expansão do tripleto de repetição, em outras palavras os níveis mais baixos de CoQ10 estão associados com um maior número de repetições de tripletos ( Siciliano 2001). Myotonia – a incapacidade de relaxarRead more

Myotonia congenita

Disease

Congenital myotonia (also myotonia congenita) (Myo- from Greek; muscle, and Tonus from Latin; tension), is a genetic, neuromuscular channelopathy that affects skeletal muscles (muscles used for movement). The disease was first described by Danish/German physician Julius Thomsen in 1876, who himself suffered from the disease. The hallmark of the disease is the failure of initiated contraction to...More