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Myotonic dystrophy is a genetic disorder that affects the muscles. There are two main types: type 1 (DM1), caused by mutations in the DMPK gene, and type 2 (DM2), caused by mutations in the CNBP gene. There is no cure for myotonic dystrophy.

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