latent tetany

n.

Tetany manifested only when certain diagnostic procedures are used.

Nearby words

  1. latent reflex,
  2. latent root,
  3. latent schizophrenia,
  4. latent stage,
  5. latent strabismus,
  6. latent time,
  7. latently,
  8. later,
  9. later han,
  10. later on


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