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Synaptic Terminal (Neuromuscular Junction)

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Three Common Neuromuscular Junction Diseases

The three most common neuromuscular junction disorders all present with weakness, but distinguishing among them is critical for successful treatment.

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Chronically Clumsy? Here Are 8 Scientific Possibilities to Explain Why

Botox is a toxin that prevents the release of ACh from the pre-synaptic cleft at a neuromuscular junction, which interferes with the signal for a muscle to contract. Injection of Botox therefore temporarily paralyzes a muscle (until the botox is deteriorated from your system). It can be used to reduce muscle by atrophy or reduce wrinkles by paralyzing the muscle.