myositis fibrosa myositis fi·bro·sa (fī-brō’sə)
The induration of a muscle through an interstitial growth of fibrous tissue. Also called myofascitis.
- Myositis ossificans
myositis ossificans myositis os·sif·i·cans (ŏ-sĭf’ĭ-kānz’) n. Ossification or the deposit of bone in muscle tissue, causing pain and swelling.
myospasm my·o·spasm (mī’ə-spāz’əm) n. Spasmodic contraction of a muscle.
[mahy-uh-soh-tis] /ˌmaɪ əˈsoʊ tɪs/ noun 1. any plant belonging to the genus Myosotis, of the borage family, having basal leaves and pink or white flowers, as the forget-me-not. /ˌmaɪəˈsəʊtɪs/ noun 1. any plant of the boraginaceous genus Myosotis See forget-me-not
myotactic my·o·tac·tic (mī’ə-tāk’tĭk) adj. Relating to the muscular sense of touch.