1905- E. Rosenkraz collected 56 cases that were similar in nature and labeled them arthrogryposis.
1913- Rocher termed the process as “multiple congenital articular rigidities”.
1923- WB Stern coined the phrase “arthrogryposis multiplex congenital (AMC)”
1925- Lewn reviewed the orthopedic characteristics of the disease and used the term arthrogryposis multiplex congenital (AMC) in reporting his clinical cases.
1932- 1934- Sheldon described clinical features of congential multiple contractures in child and used for the first time the name “amyoplasia congenita”.
1934- Middleton studied muscle tissues from patients and defined the disease as of muscular origin.
1947- Brant , Adams et al in 1953, Wolf and coworkers in 1955 attempted to define a neurological of myogenic cause for the entity.
1998 – Dr. Hall was the first to define Amyoplasia (the most common form of arthrogryposis) and the book she co-edited called Arthrogryposis: A Text Atlasbecame the definitive publication on arthrogryposis (a condition where some or all joints have reduced range of motion).
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