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Paralysis

  • By: Jinal Mehta
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Paralysis is an illness in which a person loses the ability to sense or move. When a nerve fails to send its impulses to a muscle, the muscular activity begins to atrophy. As a result of this miscommunication at the neuromuscular ...

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