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Learn more about the patterns, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments available for Endocrine System problems in CDM.

Learn more about the patterns, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments available for Endocrine System problems in DM2.

Learn more about the patterns, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments available for Endocrine System problems in DM1.

Since DM1-related loss of muscle mass confounds a common biomarker of kidney dysfunction, creatinine levels, serum cystatin C provides a superior measure of renal dysfunction for both patient management and clinical trials.

 

A recent study corroborated increased susceptibility to cancer in DM1, for women in particular, and linked the elevated risk to depressed levels of a tumor suppressor microRNA (miRNA). 

Dr. Guillaume Bassez and a large team in France and Canada recently published an analysis of gender and its impact on the DM1 phenotype. Read about their findings in this article.

Dr. John Vissing and his colleagues at the University of Copenhagen recently tracked a group of 68 adults with myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1), measuring their endocrine function change over 8 years.

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