Diaphragmatic spasm, as in hiccups.
[phreno- + G. spasmos, spasm]
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phrenospasm(1) Spasm of the diaphragm; diaphragmatic spasm.
(2) An obsolete term for oesophageal achalasia, see there.
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phrenospasm(frĕn′ō-spăzm) [″ + spasmos, a convulsion]
Spasm of the diaphragm.
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