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Early onset myotonic dystrophy in association with polyneuropathy.
  1. K Paramesh,
  2. B H Smith,
  3. K Kalyanaraman

    Abstract

    A patient with early onset of myotonic dystrophy, with associated neuropathy and epilepsy, is presented. It is postulated that his disorder was inherited through a recessive, pleomorphic gene. His differential diagnosis is discussed and the literature reviewed. The clinical variability of myotonic dystrophy is stressed and the diagnostic difficulties encountered in the younger age group.

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