SEAMSTRESS'S CRAMP

Occupational dystonia occurring in the fingers of people who sew and marked by lack of ability to carry out specific manual functions, including the ability to thread a needle and employing scissors to cut cloth. See also: repetitive strain injury.

SEAMSTRESS'S CRAMP: "My grandmother suffered from Seamstress's Cramp after she made my prom dress."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SEAMSTRESS'S CRAMP," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/seamstresss-cramp/ (accessed October 19, 2019).
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