Mondo Description Proximal myopathy with extrapyramidal signs is a rare, hereditary non-dystrophic myopathy characterized by proximal muscle weakness, delayed motor development, learning difficulties, and progressive extrapyramidal motor signs including chorea, dystonia and tremor. Variable additional features have been reported - ataxia, microcephaly, ophthalmoplegia, ptosis, and optic atrophy.
Uniprot Description An autosomal recessive disorder characterized by early-onset proximal muscle weakness with a static course and moderately to grossly elevated serum creatine kinase levels accompanied by learning difficulties. Most patients develop subtle extrapyramidal motor signs that progress to a debilitating disorder of involuntary movement with variable features, including chorea, tremor, dystonic posturing and orofacial dyskinesia. Additional variable features include ataxia, microcephaly, ophthalmoplegia, ptosis, optic atrophy and axonal peripheral neuropathy.
Mondo Term and Equivalent IDs
MONDO:0014300: proximal myopathy with extrapyramidal signs