denervation atrophy


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denervation atrophy

Atrophy caused by inhibition of a motor nerve.
See also: atrophy
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Rapid disuse and denervation atrophy involve transcriptional changes similar to those of muscle wasting during systemic diseases.
Group atrophy of AAF is an important feature that distinguishes denervation atrophy from type-2 fiber atrophy.
Long-term use can cause reversible denervation atrophy in the injected muscles.