bag of worms appearance

bag of worms appearance

A lesion or density that has a multivermiform pattern, or one in which the activity is likened to a quivering mass of live elongated organisms Neurology Asynchronous, involuntary quivering, and squirming of multiple skeletal muscle fascicles of the tongue, which disappear during sleep and may be suppressed with rest, sedation, or volition, classically seen in Sydenham's chorea Urology The tactile sensation of a varicocele lying within the scrotal sac.
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