[ nĕm′ə-līn′, -lĭn ]
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Congenital, nonprogressive muscle weakness most evident in the proximal muscles, with characteristic threadlike rods seen in some muscle cells.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”
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Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?
Words nearby nemaline myopathy
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Even the gaze of a predator can help cause capture myopathy.
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The fear of being trapped may bring on a human version of capture myopathy.