Two-year-old Isabella Shotton suffers from the incredibly rare condition Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome (CMS), a terrifying illness that means she could stop breathing at any moment.
What does CMS stand for?
CMS stands for Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome (inherited muscular disorder)
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- Connector Microtooling Systems, Inc.
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- Construction Métallique Saumuroise (French construction company)
- Contact Management System (obsolete; now Technical Decision Support System)
Samples in periodicals archive:
BioMarin has produced a medicine similar to the one the two boys - who suffer from Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome - have taken for up to 10 years.
Kerry Webster, whose sons James and Adam have the rare muscle disease congenital myasthenic syndrome, have been taking the drug 3,4DAP for the past 10 years.
Diseases of the Neuromuscular Junctions Conditions such as myasthenia gravis and congenital myasthenic syndrome (which is detectable at birth) cause problems with eye movement, facial expression, chewing, swallowing, respiration and, occasionally, arm and leg movement.
Incredibly rare Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome disorder affects only around 20 families in the country and families are often told to prepare for the worst.
The boy is thought to have congenital myasthenic syndrome (CMS), a rare neuromuscular condition which severely limits his ability to breathe, move his limbs or make facial expressions.
Baby RB has the rare disorder congenital myasthenic syndrome.
Called Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome, the incredibly rare disorder affects only around 20 families in the country and parents are often told to prepare for the worst.