systremma

systremma

 [sis-trem´ah]
a cramp in the muscles of the lower leg.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sys·trem·ma

(sis-trem'ă),
A muscular cramp in the calf of the leg, the contracted muscles forming a hard ball.
[G. anything twisted]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

sys·trem·ma

(sis-trem'ă)
A muscular cramp in the calf of the leg, the contracted muscles forming a hard ball.
[G. anything twisted]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
Ayers, S., Jr., and Mihan, R., "Leg cramps (systremma) and restless legs syndrome," California Medicine, Vol.