Definición de amyotrophy en inglés:

amyotrophy

Silabificación: am·y·ot·ro·phy
Pronunciación: /ˌāmīˈätrəfē
 
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sustantivo

Medicine
  • Muscular atrophy.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Diabetic amyotrophy, also known as femoral neuropathy or proximal motor neuropathy, usually is bilateral and frequently is associated with weight loss.
    • In addition, recent biopsy studies indicate that diabetic amyotrophy is due to microvasculitis in the lumbosacral plexus.
    • Neuralgic amyotrophy, also known as brachial plexus neuropathy, has an incidence of 1.64 per 100 000 people.

Derivativos

amyotrophic

Pronunciación: /ˌāmīəˈträfik, -əˈtrō-/
adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Less common manifestations include cerebellar dysfunction, isolated dementia of the frontal lobe type, extrapyramidal signs, seizures, an amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-like disorder, and entrapment neuropathy.
  • If you've had one of these experiences, then you've probably had a glimpse of how it feels to have a fully developed amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
  • This article examines the results of study that found that veterans of the Gulf War were nearly twice as likely to develop amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Origen

late 19th century: from a-1 'not' + Greek mus, muo- 'muscle' + -trophy (see -trophic).

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