myopathy myopathy

Definition(s):

  • (n) any pathology of the muscles that is not attributable to nerve dysfunction

Usage(s):

  • Maybe it was myopathy (a muscle disease) or some sort of nerve-wasting disorder.

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  • "Myopathy is by far the most common cause (of death) in young people in these circumstances. The person can be very fit, but there are no warnings. In South Africa it's very uncommon, affecting about 10 in a million people. Extensive studies have...
    on Apr 1, 2004 By: Tim Noakes Source: Independent Online

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