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From: Limb girdle muscular dystrophy type 2G with myopathic-neurogenic motor unit potentials and a novel muscle image pattern

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Computed tomography of the pelvis, thighs and legs. At the pelvis there is advanced gluteus maximus, gluteus medius, and gluteus minimus involvement. At the thigh, there is advanced biceps femoris, semitendinosus, semimembranosus involvement; severe vastus lateralis, vastus medialis, vastus intermedius, and adductor magnus involvement, with relative preservation and hypertrophy of sartorius and gracilis. At the leg, there is asymmetric muscle involvement with advanced right gastrocnemius medialis, left peroneus, bilateral soleus involvement, compared to tibialis anterior muscle sparing.

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