Etymology: Gk, mys + L, gelare, to freeze; Gk, osis
a condition in which there are hardened areas or nodules within muscles, especially the gluteal muscles. There are no serious consequences of this condition, and no treatment is necessary.
myogelosis(mī″ō-jē-lō′sĭs) [″ + L. gelare, to congeal]
Abnormal hardening of a portion of muscle.