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Are there long-term effects of lack of movement?

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Dr. Salman Saeed
Neurology
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In brief: Disuse atrophy

The most important issue is disuse atrophy and weakness, sometimes people can also develop contractures, especially with brain injuries and stroke.

In brief: Disuse atrophy

The most important issue is disuse atrophy and weakness, sometimes people can also develop contractures, especially with brain injuries and stroke.
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