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minicore-multicore myopathy

 

Definition: an uncommon nonprogressive myopathy with early onset, proximal weakness, and hypotonia. Muscle fibers show focal defects of oxidative and myofibrillar adenosine triphosphatase enzymes with disorganization of myofibril ultrastructure.

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