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Nemaline Myopathy is a medical condition that primarily affects the skeletal muscles. The skeletal muscles govern the body movements, hence movement is severely affected in Nemaline Myopathy. It is a rare, genetic muscle disorder that is of several subtypes. Symptoms are:
• Muscle weakness
• Reduced or absent muscle reflexes
• Distinctive facial features
• Breathing difficulties
• Delayed development in infants
• Weakness of respiratory muscles
HOW IS NEMALINE MYOPATHY DIAGNOSED?
A General Physician/Homeopath diagnoses Nemaline Myopathy by conducting an Electromyography (EMG) to determine if the nerve cells are damaged. Often, the doctor may also perform MRI and needle biopsy to test specific cells in the body.
HOW IS NEMALINE MYOPATHY TREATED?
No specific treatment is available for Nemaline Myopathy, but symptomatic relief can be provided. Respiratory support may be provided to prevent nocturnal hypoventilation in the affected individual.
DID YOU KNOW?
The disease is divided into six types based on its severity and the age of onset. The type that is congenital is most lethal and is considered to be life threatening.