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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Wasting Syndrome

    A condition of involuntary weight loss of greater then 10% of baseline body weight. It is characterized by atrophy of muscles and depletion of lean body mass. Wasting is a sign of MALNUTRITION as a result of inadequate dietary intake, malabsorption, or hypermetabolism.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wasting syndrome in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wasting syndrome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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