hemihypertonia

[ hĕm′ĭ-hī′pər-tōnē-ə ]

n.

Increased muscular tone on one side of the body.

Nearby words

  1. hemihidrosis,
  2. hemihydrate,
  3. hemihypalgesia,
  4. hemihyperesthesia,
  5. hemihyperidrosis,
  6. hemihypertrophy,
  7. hemihypesthesia,
  8. hemihypotonia,
  9. hemikaryon,
  10. hemilaminectomy


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