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Disease Myotonia

Name Myotonia
Synonyms Myotonia, Percussion | Myotonias | Myotonias, Percussion | Myotonic Phenomenon | Myotonic Phenomenons | Percussion Myotonia | Percussion Myotonias | Phenomenon, Myotonic | Phenomenons, Myotonic
Definition Prolonged failure of muscle relaxation after contraction. This may occur after voluntary contractions, muscle percussion, or electrical stimulation of the muscle. Myotonia is a characteristic feature of MYOTONIC DISORDERS.
Categories Nervous system disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D009222

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurologic Manifestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuromuscular Manifestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Myotonia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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  Myopathy, Granulovacuolar Lobular, with Electrical Myotonia
  Nondystrophic myotonia