A severe case of pseudohypertrophic sex-linked recessive muscular dystrophy in a Thai family is of interest because this isolated family of a particular ethnic group seems to have developed the disease by mutation. The case is reported because of its epidemiologic and genetic significance.
Shearin RB, Mansuwan P. Pseudohypertrophic Muscular DystrophyA Report of Two Generations in a Thai Family. Am J Dis Child. 1973;125(4):580–582. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1973.04160040080016