Histopathology of skeletal muscle


Striated muscle explanatory video

Muscular dystrophies may arise as a result of lack of or deficiency in certain proteins of the muscle. Examples is the absence of dystrophin in Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

 
Muscular dystrophy


Rhabdomyosarcoma of tongue

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Infantile motor neuron disease

Muscular dystrophies

  • Autosomal muscular dystrophies

  • Myotonic muscular dystrophy

  • X-linked muscular dystrophy

    • Duchenne muscular dystrophy

    • Becker muscular dystrophy

  • Autosomal muscular dystrophy

Neuromuscular junction diseases

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Inborn errors of metabolism

  • Oxidative phosphorylation diseases

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Congenital muscle diseases

Tumors of skeletal muscles

  • Rhabdomyosarcoma

Muscle wasting due to denervation


Striated muscle microscope video     Double click for full screen

       
Rhabdomyosarcoma of tongue

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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