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amyotrophy

/ (ˌæmɪˈɒtrəfɪ) /
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noun

pathol wasting of muscles, caused by disease of the nerves supplying them

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Medical definitions for amyotrophy

amyotrophy
[ ā′mī-ŏtrə-fē, ăm′ī- ]

n.

Muscular wasting or atrophy.amyotrophia
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