polymyoclonus

polymyoclonus

 [pol″e-mi-ok´lo-nus]
1. a fine or minute muscular tremor.
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my·oc·lo·nus mul·'ti·plex

an ill-defined disorder marked by rapid and widespread muscle contractions.
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my·o·clo·nus mul·ti·plex

(mī'ok'lō-nŭs mŭl-ti-pleks)
An ill-defined disorder marked by rapid and widespread muscle contractions.
Synonym(s): polyclonia, polymyoclonus.
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* Polymyoclonus causes myoclonic jerks that can occur randomly throughout the body.