electrotonus

noun elec·trot·o·nus \ i-ˌlek-ˈträ-tə-nəs \

Definition of electrotonus

: the altered sensitivity of a nerve when a constant current of electricity passes through any part of it

Origin and Etymology of electrotonus

New Latin


Medical Dictionary

electrotonus

noun elec·trot·o·nus \ i-ˌlek-ˈträt-ᵊn-əs \

medical Definition of electrotonus

: the altered sensitivity of a nerve when a constant current of electricity passes through any part of it

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