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Old 10-25-2010, 05:02 AM   #1
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type of doctor

Hi, I have Myotonic Dystrophy 2 and am seeing a rhuematologist. Most people with muscular diseases are seeing nuerologists. Any suggestions. Thanks.


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Old 10-26-2010, 09:54 AM   #2
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Re: type of doctor

You could ask your rheumatologist if a neurologist would benefit you, and if he/she can recommend one for you. Another option would be to ask your family Dr if you don't feel comfortable asking one specialist to refer you to another specialist.


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Old 02-08-2011, 05:31 PM   #3
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Re: type of doctor

You could go to the Muscular Dystrophy Clinic at Georgetown University Hospital.

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