Oculogastrointestinal muscular dystrophy

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Oculogastrointestinal muscular dystrophy

Synonyms: Visceral myopathy-familial external ophthalmoplegia syndrome

Oculogastrointestinal muscular dystrophy is an extremely rare autosomal recessively inherited neuromuscular disease characterized by ocular manifestations such as ptosis and diplopia followed by chronic diarrhea malnutrion and intestinal peudo-obstruction.

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