Medical Definition of Myatonia congenita

1. Atonic pseudoparalysis of congenital origin (neither familial nor hereditary), observed especially in infants and characterised by absences of muscular tone only in muscles innervated by the spinal nerves. Synonym: congenital atonic pseudoparalysis, myatonia congenita, Oppenheim's disease, Oppenheim's syndrome. An indefinite term for a number of congenital neuromuscular disorders that cause generalised myotonia in young children, and that have a benign course (static or regressive). (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Myatonia Congenita

myaria
myases
myasis
myasthenia
myasthenia gravis
myasthenia gravis and thymoma
myasthenias
myasthenic
myasthenic crisis
myasthenic facies
myasthenic reaction
myasthenic syndrome
myasthenics
myatonia
myatrophy
myb
myc
myc proteins
mycele
myceles
mycelia
mycelial
mycelian
mycelioid
mycelium
myceloid
mycenoid
mycete

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