Anatomy and Physiology

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  1. What is muscle atrophy?
    Unused muscles reduced in size.
  2. Denervation Atrophy
    Paralyzed or spinal injury / stimulation of nerve is not there.
  3. Diffuse Atrophy
    Occurs when limb has been in a cast.
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Anatomy and Physiology
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2010-10-24 23:07:45
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Muscle Atrophy
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