myocellulitis my·o·cel·lu·li·tis (mī’ō-sěl’yə-lī’tĭs)
Inflammation of muscle and cellular tissue.
myocerosis my·o·ce·ro·sis (mī’ō-sə-rō’sĭs) n. Waxy degeneration of the muscles.
[mahy-uh-kloh-nee-uh] /ˌmaɪ əˈkloʊ ni ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. a disease characterized by . myoclonia my·o·clo·ni·a (mī’ə-klō’nē-ə) n. Any of various disorders characterized by myoclonus.
- Myoclonic astatic epilepsy
myoclonic astatic epilepsy n. A form of petit mal occurring in children with neurologic disabilities and mental retardation and characterized by atonic seizures and tonic-clonic attacks that generally are not halted by medication.
- Myoclonic jerk
noun an involuntary contraction of a muscle or a group of muscles, as when dropping off to sleep or getting hiccups Examples Myoclonic jerks are also a sign of a number of neurological disorders. See hypnagogic jerk Word Origin 1968