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Noun1.amyotrophia - progressive wasting of muscle tissues
atrophy, wasting away, wasting - a decrease in size of an organ caused by disease or disuse
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Asymmetric paresis and amyotrophia appeared within a few days, with the concomitant decrease in pain.
ABSTRACT This experiment was designed to evaluate the genetic resistance to amyotrophia of Japanese abalone (Haliotis discus discus) under a mixed rearing environment.
Maxi suffers from amyotrophia He has been confined to a wheelchair for 10 years now and paints with all his remaining energy.
A virus isolated from juvenile Japanese black abalone Nordotis discus discus affected with amyotrophia.

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