The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 85, Issue 11, pp 1033–1034 | Cite as

SEPN1-related Rigid Spine Muscular Dystrophy

  • Arushi Gahlot Saini
  • Hansashree Padmanabha
  • Senthil Kumar
  • Naveen Sankhyan
  • Pratibha SinghiEmail author
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Arushi Gahlot Saini
    • 1
  • Hansashree Padmanabha
    • 2
  • Senthil Kumar
    • 1
  • Naveen Sankhyan
    • 1
  • Pratibha Singhi
    • 3
    • 4
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia
  2. 2.Department of NeurologyNational Institute of Mental Health and NeurosciencesBengaluruIndia
  3. 3.Pediatric Neurology and NeurodevelopmentMedanta, The MedicityGurgaonIndia
  4. 4.Pediatric Neurology and Neurodevelopment, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics CentrePost Graduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia

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