Acquired rippling muscle disease

An autosomal dominant condition caused by mutation(s) in the CAV3 gene, encoding caveolin-3. It is characterized by mechanically triggered contractions of skeletal muscles. Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 1C is an allelic disorder with an overlapping phenotype.

Disease Alternative Name

rippling muscle disease 2
rmd2
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