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Facioscapulohumeral (FSH) muscular dystrophy is a muscle wasting condition usually diagnosed in the teenage years or twenties. However, as the severity of symptoms is variable, individuals may be diagnosed in infancy or much later in life. - Muscular Dystrophy UK - Read more...


Overview ❀ Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy - LGMD, like other muscular dystrophies, is primarily a disorder of voluntary muscles. These are the muscles you use to move the limbs, neck, trunk and other parts of the body that are under voluntary control. Over time, muscle weakness and atrophy can lead to limited mobility and an inability to raise the arms above the shoulders.