Sentence Examples


  • However, for a child to have one type of myotonia congenita and some forms of nemaline myopathy, two defective genes must be inherited-one from each parents.
  • It is characterized by delay in the ability to relax muscles after forceful contraction (myotonia) and wasting of muscles, as well as other abnormalities.
  • Myotonic dystrophy (DM), also called dystrophia myotonica, myotonia atrophica, or Steinert disease, is a common form of muscular dystrophy.
  • Exactly how the repeat of genetic information causes myotonia, the inability to relax muscles, is not yet understood.
  • Myotonia: Myotonias include myotonic dystrophy, myotonia congenita, paramyotonia congenita, and neuromyotonia.