|Fig 1. Photographs of a German Child at the Ages of Six Days
and Seven Months (Fig. 1A), Muscle Form Analysis (Fig. 1B).
The arrowheads in Fig. 1A indicate the protruding muscles of the patient's thigh and calf. In Fig. 1B, tracings of the muscle outlines and analysis of the muscle cross-sectional planes of the patient and a normal infant revealed marked differences.
pictures from: Markus Schuelke,et al. 'Myostatin Mutation Associated with Gross Muscle Hypertrophy in a Child'. New England Journal Medicine 2004; 350:2682-2688 (June 24, 2004 number 26)