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What does FSHMD stand for?

FSHMD stands for Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy


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Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy affects slightly more men than women and those with milder forms may not have symptoms until middle age.
20 /PRNewswire/ -- "This is what we have all been working towards and fighting for," says Daniel Paul Perez, co-founder, president and CEO of the FSH Society and a 48-year-old patient with facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD), applauding the researchers whose study on yesterday's ScienceXpress , the journal Science 's online advanced edition, pinpoints for the first time the exact genetic mechanism triggering FSHD, the most common muscular dystrophy.