hypertonia(redirected from Muscle hypertonia)
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The state of being hypertonic.
(Medicine) med an unusual increase in muscle tension making stretching difficult or impossible
hy•per•to•ni•a(ˌhaɪ pərˈtoʊ ni ə)
increased rigidity, tension, and spasticity of the muscles.
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|Noun||1.||hypertonia - (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypertonic|
tonicity, tonus, tone - the elastic tension of living muscles, arteries, etc. that facilitate response to stimuli; "the doctor tested my tonicity"