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According to MedlinePlus, deltoid muscle atrophy is a condition in which the deltoid muscles of the shoulder have become wasted or diminished, resulting in loss of strength or movement. Causes of deltoid muscle atrophy i... More »

Symptoms of muscle atrophy include one limb being substantially smaller than the other, having a marked weakness in one limb, and being unable to move in a regular manner. If unable to move normally, it is important to c... More »

Treatment options for muscle atrophy include an exercise program that can be done at home, physical therapy, ultrasound therapy and surgery to correct contracture, explains MedlinePlus. There are two types of atrophy tha... More »

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The deltoid muscle, located on the outside of the shoulder, helps rotate the upper arm and extend the arm at the shoulder. The deltoid has three different sets of fibers that help perform specific tasks. More »

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Symptoms of muscle atrophy include one limb being substantially smaller than the other, having a marked weakness in one limb, and being unable to move in a regular manner. If unable to move normally, it is important to c... More »

Treatment options for muscle atrophy include an exercise program that can be done at home, physical therapy, ultrasound therapy and surgery to correct contracture, explains MedlinePlus. There are two types of atrophy tha... More »