Sentence Examples


  • Several of the muscular dystrophies, including DMD, BMD, CMD, and most forms of LGMD, are due to defects in the genes for a complex of muscle proteins.
  • Nonetheless, a child with CMD may learn to walk, either with or without some assistive device, and live into young adulthood or beyond.
  • Congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD), which is present from birth, results in generalized weakness, and usually progresses slowly.
  • CMD is marked by severe muscle weakness from birth, with infants displaying "floppiness" and very little voluntary movement.
  • In contrast, children with Fukuyama CMD are rarely able to walk and have severe mental retardation.