Oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy: clinical and CT findings


Bilgen C. , BILGEN I., SENER R. N.

COMPUTERIZED MEDICAL IMAGING AND GRAPHICS, cilt.25, ss.527-529, 2001 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 25 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2001
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s0895-6111(01)00021-0
  • Dergi Adı: COMPUTERIZED MEDICAL IMAGING AND GRAPHICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.527-529

Özet

A family affected with oculopharygeal muscular dystrophy (OPMD) is reported. This is an uncommon progressive myopathy. The proband presented for evaluation of secretory otitis media with effusion, as a result of tubal dysfunction. CT examination of the father revealed prominent muscular atrophy, and widespread fatty degeneration of the psoas, paraspinal, gluteal and femoral muscles. (C) 2001 Published by Elsevier Science Ltd.