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dystonia musculorum deformans

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noun dystonia mus·cu·lo·rum de·for·mans \-ˌməs-kyə-ˈlȯr-əm-di-ˈfȯr-ˌmanz\

Medical Definition of dystonia musculorum deformans

  1. :  a rare inherited neurological disorder characterized by progressive muscular spasticity causing severe involuntary contortions especially of the trunk and limbs—called also torsion dystonia


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