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INDIVIDUAL WITH LGMD: Claudette

May 7, 2015|Individuals with LGMD - Interviews, LGMD1A|

05/7/2015 Name: Claudette Age: 51 yrs. old Country: Canada LGMD Sub-Type: LGMD1A / Myotilinopathy AT WHAT AGE WERE YOU DIAGNOSED: I was diagnosed at the age of 39. WHAT WERE YOUR FIRST SYMPTOMS: My first symptoms included: difficulty with stairs, shoulder pain, shuffling or dragging my feet DO YOU HAVE OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS WHO HAVE LGMD: Yes, my father, my brother and my sister also have LGMD. WHAT DO YOU FIND TO BE THE GREATEST CHALLENGES IN LIVING WITH LGMD: The challenges I face are minimal due to tremendous support from my family. I am hard pressed to find any one [...]

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