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Muscular atrophy

Introduction: Muscular atrophy

Description of Muscular atrophy

Muscular atrophy: Derangement in size and number of muscle fibers occurring with aging, reduction in blood supply, or following immobilization, prolonged weightlessness, malnutrition, and particularly in denervation.
Source: MeSH 2007

Muscular atrophy: Related Topics

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Muscular atrophy as a Symptom

Muscular atrophy (symptom): Another name for Muscle atrophy.
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Muscular atrophy (symptom): Decrease in size and bulk of muscle....more »

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Broader terms for Muscular atrophy

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Hierarchical classifications of Muscular atrophy

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