parakinesia


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parakinesia

 [par″ah-kĭ-ne´zhah]
perversion of motor powers; in ophthalmology, irregular action of an individual ocular muscle.

par·a·ki·ne·si·a

, parakinesis (par'ă-ki-nē'zē-ă, -ki-nē'sis),
Any motor abnormality.
Synonym(s): paracinesia, paracinesis
[para- + G. kinēsis, movement]

parakinesia

/para·ki·ne·sia/ (-kĭ-ne´-zhah) perversion of motor function; in ophthalmology, irregular action of an individual ocular muscle.

parakinesia

[-kinē′zhə]
Etymology: Gk, para + kinesis, movement
an abnormality of movement resulting from a nerve disorder in a muscle, such as an irregularity of one of the ocular muscles. Also called paracinesia [-sinē′zhə] .

par·a·ki·ne·si·a

, parakinesis , paracinesia , paracinesis (par'ă-ki-nē'zē-ă, -sis, -si-nēzē-ă, -si-nēsis)
Any motor abnormality.
[para- + G. kinēsis, movement]

parakinesia

perversion of motor powers causing strange and unnatural movements; in ophthalmology, irregular action of an individual ocular muscle.
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