hypokinesia

hy·po·ki·ne·sia -kə-'nē-zh(ē-)ə, -kī- n abnormally decreased muscular movement (as in spaceflight) compare HYPERKINESIS (1)

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hy·po·ki·ne·sia (hi″po-kĭ-neґzhə) [hypo- + kinesi- + -ia] abnormally decreased mobility; abnormally decreased motor function or activity. Cf. dyskinesia. Called also hypanakinesia, hypanakinesis, hypocinesia, and hypokinesis. hypokinetic adj

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Hypokinesia — refers to slow or diminished movement of body musculature. It may be associated with basal ganglia diseases; mental disorders; prolonged inactivity due to illness; experimental protocols used to evaluate the physiologic effects of immobility; and …   Wikipedia

  • hypokinesia — hypokinetic /huy poh ki net ik, kuy /, adj. /huy poh ki nee zheuh, zhee euh, zee euh, kuy /, n. Pathol. abnormally diminished muscular function or mobility. Also, hypokinesis /huy poh ki nee sis, kuy /. [1885 90; HYPO + KINESIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • hypokinesia — noun Slowed or diminished movement of the body …   Wiktionary

  • hypokinesia — n. abnormally low level of motor function (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypokinesia — /ˌhaɪpoʊkaɪˈniziə/ (say .huypohkuy neezeeuh) noun muscular movement that has decreased abnormally. Also, hypokinesis. {hypo + kines(is) + ia} –hypokinetic, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • hypokinesia — hypokinetic /huy poh ki net ik, kuy /, adj. /huy poh ki nee zheuh, zhee euh, zee euh, kuy /, n. Pathol. abnormally diminished muscular function or mobility. Also, hypokinesis /huy poh ki nee sis, kuy /. [1885 90; HYPO + KINESIA] …   Useful english dictionary

  • hypokinesis, hypokinesia — Diminished or slow movement. SYN: hypocinesis, hypocinesia, hypomotility. [hypo + G. kinesis, movement] …   Medical dictionary

  • гипокинезия — (hypokinesia; гипо + греч. kinesis движение) 1) ограничение количества и объема движений, обусловленное образом жизни, особенностями профессиональной деятельности, постельным режимом в период заболевания и сопровождающееся в ряде случаев… …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • гипокинезия сердца — (hypokinesia cordis) уменьшение амплитуды сердечных сокращений …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Гипокинези́я се́рдца — (hypokinesia cordis) уменьшение амплитуды сердечных сокращений …   Медицинская энциклопедия

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