pseudotetanus

pseudotetanus

 [soo″do-tet´ah-nus]
persistent muscular contractions resembling tetanus but not associated with Clostridium tetani.
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pseudotetanus

(soo″dō-tĕt′ă-nŭs) [″ + tetanos, stretched]
Persistent muscular contractions resembling tetanus.
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