Fukuyama, Yukio

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Fukuyama,

Yukio, 20th century Japanese physician.
Fukuyama dystrophy - Synonym(s): Fukuyama syndrome
Fukuyama syndrome - recessive genetic trait resulting in progressive muscular dystrophy and brain disorders. Synonym(s): Fukuyama dystrophy
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Fukuyama syndrome is a rare form of congenital muscular dystrophies in our country.
KEY WORDS: Fukuyama syndrome, Autosomal recessive disorder, Hypotonia, Convulsion.
Therefore, the brain is also affected in Fukuyama syndrome.