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What is the definition or description of: muscle degeneration in foot?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 31 years experience
Atrophy: The term muscle degeneration of the foot implies some degree of atrophy developing in the muscles in the foot. This can occur form a number of potential causes, many of which a neurological in origin. Abnormal muscle function in the foot can lead to muscle imbalance and deformity as well.
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