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Lexikoneinträge für starvation dystrophy

Starvation (n.) The act of starving, or the state of being starved.

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the act of depriving of food or subjecting to famine, the besiegers used starvation to induce surrender, they were charged with the starvation of children in their care
the Irish Famine
the Great Hunger
the Great Starvation
the Great Calamity
a famine in Ireland resulting from a potato blight, between and a million people starved to death and . million emigrated (most to America)
starvation acidosis acidosis in which the acidity results from lack of food which leads to fat catabolism which in turn releases acidic ketone bodies
a state of extreme hunger resulting from lack of essential nutrients over a prolonged period
dystrophy any degenerative disorder resulting from inadequate or faulty nutrition
muscular dystrophy
any of several hereditary diseases of the muscular system characterized by weakness and wasting of skeletal muscles
Becker muscular dystrophy a form of muscular dystrophy that sets in in adolescence or adulthood and progresses slowly but will affect all voluntary muscles, characterized by generalized weakness and muscle wasting that affects limb and trunk muscles first, similar to Duchenne's muscular dystrophy but less severe, inheritance is X-linked recessive (carried by females but affecting only males)
distal muscular dystrophy a form of muscular dystrophy that sets in betweenandyears of age and is characterized by weakness and wasting of the muscles of the hands and forearms and lower legs, inheritance is autosomal dominant
Duchenne's muscular dystrophy
pseudohypertrophic dystrophy
the most common form of muscular dystrophy, inheritance is X-linked recessive (carried by females but affecting only males)
limb-girdle muscular dystrophy an autosomal recessive form of muscular dystrophy that appears anywhere from late childhood to middle age, characterized by progressive muscular weakness beginning either in the shoulder or pelvic girdle, usually progresses slowly with cardiopulmonary complications in the later stages
myotonic muscular dystrophy
myotonic dystrophy
myotonia atrophica
Steinert's disease
a severe form of muscular dystrophy marked by generalized weakness and muscular wasting that affects the face and feet and hands and neck, difficult speech and difficulty with the hands that spreads to the arms and shoulders and legs and hips, the onset can be any time from birth to middle age and the progression is slow, inheritance is autosomal dominant
oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy a form of muscular dystrophy that usually begins between early adulthood and middle age and first affects muscles of the eyelid and throat, progresses slowly with swallowing problems common as the disease progresses, inheritance is autosomal dominant


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