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Muscular dystrophy - resources

Resources - muscular dystrophy

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The following organizations are good resources for information on muscular dystrophy:

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  • Muscular atrophy - illustration

    Muscular atrophy is the decrease in size and wasting of muscle tissue. Muscles that lose their nerve supply can atrophy and simply waste away.

    Muscular atrophy

    illustration

  • Muscular atrophy - illustration

    Muscular atrophy is the decrease in size and wasting of muscle tissue. Muscles that lose their nerve supply can atrophy and simply waste away.

    Muscular atrophy

    illustration

 

Review Date: 10/21/2018

Reviewed By: Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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