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Amyotrophy (amyotrophia; and - – otritsa. Greek myos, mys – a muscle, a mouse + is frequent + trophe – food) – disturbances of a trophicity of muscles which are followed by thinning of muscle fibers and decrease in their sokratitelny ability that is caused by defeat of motor-neurons of peripheral nerve fibrils or front horns of a spinal cord.

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During sneezing our organism completely stops working. Even heart stops.