from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A disease of muscle or muscle tissue.
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- n. Any of several diseases of muscle that are not caused by nerve disorders
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as myopathia.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Disease of a muscle.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any pathology of the muscles that is not attributable to nerve dysfunction
I am trying to help raise money to help my friend Susan Combs, who has been diagnosed with mitochondrial myopathy, which is a muscular disease.
The muscle injury, also called myopathy, is a known side effect with all statin medications.
The FDA found that patients on the 80mg dose were more likely to develop a severe form of muscle damage called myopathy, compared with those on the lower 20mg dose.
A rare side-effect of simvastatin is muscle weakness, known as myopathy, and in some cases it can lead to more serious muscle damage.
It could lead to breakthroughs in the treatment of muscle wasting diseases such as myopathy and muscular dystrophy.
An experimental procedure that dramatically strengthens stem cells 'ability to regenerate damaged tissue could offer new hope to sufferers of muscle-wasting diseases such as myopathy and muscular dystrophy, according to researchers from the University of New South Wales
It could potentially lead to breakthroughs in the treatment of muscle-wasting diseases such as myopathy and muscular dystrophy.
My sister (who has nemaline myopathy, another flavor of MD) has faced her own mortality and, at 17, is unbearably stable and steady.
The FDA said patients taking 80 milligrams of simvastatin daily have an increased risk of myopathy compared to patients taking lower doses of the product or similar cholesterol-lowering drugs.
Utility of fetal muscle biopsy for diagnosis of nemaline myopathy.