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digestive myopathies

Monday 13 February 2006

Types (Examples)

- infantile visceral myopathy (MIM.155310)
- digestive smooth muscle mitochondrial myopathy

  • mitochondrial-neuro-gastro-intestinal encephalomyopathy (MNGIE) (MIM.603041)

- desmin myopathy (7672786)
- leiomyositis (digestive myositis)

References

- Blondon H, Polivka M, Joly F, Flourie B, Mikol J, Messing B. Digestive smooth muscle mitochondrial myopathy in patients with mitochondrial-neuro-gastro-intestinal encephalomyopathy (MNGIE). Gastroenterol Clin Biol. 2005 Aug-Sep;29(8-9):773-8. PMID: 16294144