Atrophy

Atrophy is the symptom of the gradual wasting away of a body tissue, such as from disuse or disease. The most common type is muscle atrophy, where muscle tissue disappears and muscles become smaller and weaker. Causes of muscle atrophy ...

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Types

Types of atrophy include:

Atrophy of body organs includes:

  • Brain atrophy
  • Splenic
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