neonatal tetany

n.

A continuous general muscular hypertonicity in newborns and young infants.tetanism

Nearby words

  1. neonatal anemia,
  2. neonatal hepatitis,
  3. neonatal herpes,
  4. neonatal medicine,
  5. neonatal mortality rate,
  6. neonate,
  7. neonaticide,
  8. neonatology,
  9. neoorthodox,
  10. neoorthodoxy


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