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What is Atrophy?

What is Atrophy?

  • Atrophy: The wasting away of tissue.
  • Atrophy: a decrease in size of an organ caused by disease or disuse.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Atrophy: Introduction

What causes Atrophy?

Causes of Atrophy: see causes of Atrophy

What are the symptoms of Atrophy?

Symptoms of Atrophy: see symptoms of Atrophy

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Atrophy: Orthopedic Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Atrophy.
Treatments for Atrophy: see treatments for Atrophy
Research for Atrophy: see research for Atrophy

Organs Affected by Atrophy:

Organs and body systems related to Atrophy include:

Name and Aliases of Atrophy

Main name of condition: Atrophy

Other names or spellings for Atrophy:

Wasting, Wasting away
Source - WordNet 2.1

Atrophy: Related Conditions

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