Definition of Pleurothotonus

1. n. A species of tetanus, in which the body is curved laterally.



Definition of Pleurothotonus

1. Noun. (medicine) A rare neurological disorder characterized by dystonia and abnormal and sustained involuntary muscle contraction. ¹

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Medical Definition of Pleurothotonus

1. A species of tetanus, in which the body is curved laterally. Origin: NL, fr. Gr. From the side + a stretching. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pleurothotonus

pleuroperitoneal membrane
pleuroperitoneum
pleuropneumonia
pleuropneumonia-like organisms
pleuropneumonia like organism
pleuropneumonialike organism
pleuropneumonias
pleuroptera
pleuropulmonary
pleuroscopy
pleurosigma
pleurostea
pleurosteon
pleurothallis
pleurothotonos
pleurothotonus (current term)
pleurotoma
pleurotomy
pleurotyphoid
pleurovisceral
pleuræ
pleuston
pleustonic
pleustons
plevin
plevins
plew
plews
plex
plexal

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