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Year : 2019  |  Volume : 67  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 1344--1346

X-Linked Myopathy with Excessive Autophagy; A Case Report


1 Department of Neuropathology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
2 Department of Neurology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

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Dr. Gayathri Narayanappa
Department of Neuropathology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bengaluru - 560 029, Karnataka
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0028-3886.271280

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X-linked myopathy with excessive autophagy (XMEA) is a rare, slowly progressive muscle disease characterized by membrane-bound sarcoplasmic vacuoles distinct from other forms of myopathies with vacuoles. We report this rare condition in a 5-year-old boy with proximal muscle weakness and morphological evidence of autophagic vacuoles.






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