myotonus

myotonus

 [mi-ot´o-nus]
tonic spasm of a muscle or a group of muscles.

my·ot·o·nus

(mī-ot'ŏ-nŭs),
A tonic spasm or temporary rigidity of a muscle or group of muscles.
[myo- + G. tonos, tension, stretching]

my·ot·o·nus

(mī-ot'ŏ-nŭs)
A tonic spasm or temporary rigidity of a muscle or group of muscles.
[myo- + G. tonos, tension, stretching]

my·ot·o·nus

(mī-ot'ŏ-nŭs)
Tonic spasm or temporary rigidity of a muscle or group of muscles.
[myo- + G. tonos, tension, stretching]
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* Bigarade gel removes flabbiness of skin, increases myotonus, has lipolytic and resolving action, stimulates collagen synthesis.