spastic gait n.
A gait characterized by stiffness of legs, feet, and toes.
- Spastic hemiplegia
spastic hemiplegia n. Hemiplegia accompanied by spasms of the muscles of the affected side.
- Spastic ileus
spastic ileus n. See dynamic ileus.
adjective 1. Pathology. pertaining to, of the nature of, or characterized by spasm, especially tonic spasm. 2. Slang: Offensive. awkward or clumsy. noun 3. Pathology. a person exhibiting spasms. 4. Slang: Offensive. an awkward or clumsy person. noun 1. an old-fashioned and now offensive name for a person who has cerebral palsy 2. (taboo, slang) […]
noun, Pathology. 1. a condition in which the muscles affected are marked by tonic spasm and increased tendon reflexes. spastic paralysis n. A chronic pathological condition in which the muscles are affected by persistent spasms and exaggerated tendon reflexes because of damage to the central nervous system.