FSHMD

AcronymDefinition
FSHMDFacioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy
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Therefore, although the performance of the shoulder girdle in time is important in FSHMD, the performance of the pelvic girdle is important in Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Muscular dystrophies are clinically divided into six types as Duchenne (DMD), Becker (BMD), Limb-girdle (LGMD), Congenital (CMD), Facio-Scapulo-Humeral Muscular dystrophy (FSHMD), distal myopathies and myotonic dystrophy (MD).2
The first male patient (age: 15 years) presented with prominent maxilla, high arched palate and jaw muscle weakness along with lower limbs involvement as a primary weakness subsequently symmetrical and severe involvement of the upper limb girdle and impaired hearing were indicative of FSHMD or LGMD.