tetanism

SYN: neonatal tetany.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • tetanism — TETANÍSM s.n. (med.; impr.) Tetanie. – Din fr. tétanisme. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  tetanísm s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  TETANÍSM s.n. Tetanie. [&L …   Dicționar Român

  • tetanism — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tetany — A combination of signs and symptoms, due usually to low calcium, that can include: {{}}Hyperreflexia (overactive neurological reflexes), Carpopedal spasm (spasms of the hands and feet), Cramps, and Laryngospasm (spasm of the larynx, the voice… …   Medical dictionary

  • tétanisme — [tetanism] n. m. ÉTYM. 1904; de tétanos ou tétanie, et suff. isme. ❖ ♦ Vieilli. Tétanie …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • tetanie — TETANÍE, tetanii, s.f. Sindrom caracterizat prin contracţia muşchilor şi înţepenirea membrelor, ca urmare a anumitor boli sau a unor stări fizice excepţionale. – Din fr. tétanie. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  TETANÍE s.… …   Dicționar Român

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