myotonic

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my·o·ton·ic

(mī'ō-ton'ik),
Pertaining to or exhibiting myotonia.

myotonic

See myotonia.

my·o·ton·ic

(mī-ō-ton'ik)
Pertaining to or exhibiting myotonia.

myotonic

pertaining to or emanating from myotonia.

myotonic dimple
a depression or furrow that forms from a sudden local contraction of muscle in response to percussion and persists for up to a minute. It occurs in myotonia and is used as a diagnostic test for the condition.
myotonic myopathy
see myotonia congenita.