Medical Dictionary: Myopathy
Myopathy: General term for various muscle disorders
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Myopathy (condition): See Myopathy (disease information).
Myopathy (condition): General name for any disease of the muscles.
Myopathy is a
general term referring to any disease of muscles. Myopathies can be
acquired or inherited, and can occur at birth or later in life. The
muscular dystrophies are examples of myopathies.
More information on medical condition: Myopathy:
1. excerpt from NINDS Myopathy Information Page: NINDS
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