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Quadriceps myopathy: a variant of the limb-girdle dystrophy syndrome
  1. M Swash,
  2. Kwg Heathfield
  1. London Hospital, London, UK
  2. King George V Hospital, Ilford, UK


    The clinical and pathological features in a patient with quadriceps myopathy are presented. The pattern of progression of the disorder, during a period of 18 years observation, suggests that it represents an unusual and perhaps specific syndrome within the clinical spectrum of the limb-girdle muscular dystophies.

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