hypertonia definition

  • noun:
    • Pathology their state of being hypertonic.
    • An abnormal upsurge in tightness of muscle tone, typical in cerebral palsy.
    • Extreme reflex frustration. Also referred to as hypertonicity and hypertonus.
    • (of muscular muscle) the state of being hypertonic

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