Module Four Lesson One Assignment
Select and research one the following diseases or disorders that affect muscles: muscular dystrophy, tetanus, muscle strains/sprains, polymyositis, soft tissue sarcoma, muscle cramps, effects of age on muscles, myopathy, paralysis, Myasthenia gravis, Clostridium botulinum, polymyalgia rheumatica, rhabdomyolysis, fibromyalgia, metabolic muscle disease,
an explanation of the cause (an explanation of a cause should be a bacterial infection, a genetic mutation, autoimmune, etc.), the symptoms, the treatment (if there is one) and how the disorder represents a malfunction of the muscular system. You must use the terms and concepts learned in this module.