polymyopathy


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pol·y·my·op·a·thy

n. polimiopatía, cualquier enfermedad que afecta varios músculos simultáneamente.
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Weakness, of sudden or insidious onset, is the most common clinical manifestation, followed by cervical ventroflexion related to hypokalemic polymyopathy, that occurs most commonly with potassium concentrations close to 2.
Generalized muscular weakness and polymyopathy causing cervical ventroflextion and flaccidity of muscles due to hypokalemia are common (Guyton and Hall, 2000).