"Myotonia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Prolonged failure of muscle relaxation after contraction. This may occur after voluntary contractions, muscle percussion, or electrical stimulation of the muscle. Myotonia is a characteristic feature of MYOTONIC DISORDERS.
- Percussion Myotonia
- Myotonia, Percussion
- Myotonias, Percussion
- Percussion Myotonias
- Myotonic Phenomenon
- Myotonic Phenomenons
- Phenomenon, Myotonic
- Phenomenons, Myotonic
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Myotonia".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Myotonia".
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