# health

I was wondering if a woman with severe symptoms of myotonic dystrophy could get pregnant. I looked through many websites, but couldn't find an answer. Any help is appreciated. Thanks!

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1. Try the myotonic dystrophy org

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2. Apparently a woman can get pregnant, although these sites don't address the isue of severe symptoms.

http://www.myotonicdystrophy.org/Full%20Text%20Studies/polyhydramnios.htm

http://www.neurocast.com/site/content/sessions_05_2002.asp

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3. It looks like there are several more pertinent sites here:

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