I've read a sentence:

For 17 of them, the disease had progressed to the point of "wheelchair dependence" for mobility.

What does "wheelchair dependence for mobility" mean?


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"Wheelchair dependence for mobility" means to depend on wheelchair for movement.

The sentence means:

That particular disease has spread in those 17 people so much that they cannot move on their own.They now have to depend on wheelchair for their movement.

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