paroxysmal

adjective
par·​ox·​ys·​mal | \ ˌpar-ək-ˈsiz-məl also pə-ˌräk- \

Medical Definition of paroxysmal

: of, relating to, or marked by paroxysms the hypertension may be either sustained or paroxysmal— D. A. Calhoun et al.

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“Paroxysmal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/paroxysmal. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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