MYOTONIA

defines an increase in the tone and contractility of a muscle.

MYOTONIA: "A decrease in tone and structure of muscle is called myotonia."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MYOTONIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/myotonia/ (accessed October 19, 2019).
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