neurospasm

neurospasm

 [noor´o-spazm]
nervous twitching of a muscle.

neurospasm

(nū′rō-spăzm) [″ + spasmos, a convulsion]
Spasmodic muscular twitching due to a neurological disorder.
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The indications for celiac neurolysis are varied: from severe cancer pain, unremitting abdominal pain, neurospasms, peptic ulcer, and pancreatitis.