Nemaline Myopathy

By: Tucker Owings & Nikeya Arrossa

Symptoms

-Causes weakness and poor tone (Hypotonia) in the muscle of the face, neck, and upper limbs

-Can cause respiratory problems

-Swallowing and speech problems

Progression

-Occurs from birth to adult hood

-Respiratory failure and lung infections can be life threatening in infancy

-Children get motor mile stone slowly