Muscular Dystrophy

Human Development--- Sarah Forrer 4th hour

What is Muscular Dystrophy?

Muscular Dystrophy is a group of diseases that cause progressive weakness and loss of muscle mass. Abnormal genes (mutations) interfere with the production of proteins needed to form healthy muscles.

Works Cited

"Muscular Dystrophy Types & Causes of Each Form." WebMD. WebMD, n.d. Web. 13 Oct. 2015. "Muscular Dystrophy." - Mayo Clinic. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Oct. 2015."Muscular Dystrophy." KidsHealth - the Web's Most Visited Site about Children's Health. Ed. Rupal Christine Gupta. The Nemours Foundation, 01 July 2014. Web. 13 Oct. 2015