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Dominant LMNA mutations can cause combined muscular dystrophy and peripheral neuropathy
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    Dominant / recessive LMNA mutations causing isolated or combined neuropathic and myopathic condition
    • Rabah Ben Yaou, MD
    • Other Contributors:
      • Annachiara De Sandre-Giovannoli, Cyril Goizet, Pascale Richard, Nicolas Levy, Gisèle Bonne

    Dear Editor,

    Benedetti and colleagues [1] reported two dominant LMNA mutations, one missense and one 4-nt deletion, leading to combined muscular dystrophy and peripheral neuropathy. We would like to present some commentaries in order to analyse the nosological implications of this nice case report and to provide a more complete point of view to the readers of the JNNP.

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