ATONIA

n. refers to the lack of normal muscle tone or strength. See also dystonia. Also known as atony- atonicity.

ATONIA: "A person with atonia does not have proper muscle tone."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ATONIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/atonia/ (accessed May 16, 2021).
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