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What are the symptoms of muscular dystrophy?

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The symptoms of muscular dystrophy include:

  • All forms: muscle weakness.
  • Myotonic: muscle spasms or stiffening after use, hand weakness, foot drop.
  • Duchenne and Becker: clumsiness, frequent falling, difficulty getting up, waddling gait, curvature of the spine.

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