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An autosomal recessive muscular disorder characterized by hypotonia and respiratory insufficiency apparent soon after birth, high diaphragmatic dome on imaging, poor overall growth, pectus excavatum, dysmorphic facies, and renal anomalies in some affected individuals. Additional variable features include delayed motor development, mildly decreased endurance, distal arthrogryposis, and lung hypoplasia resulting in early death.




Myopathy, congenital, due to MYOD1 deficiency


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