TETANY By N., Sam M.S. - 4 noun. Reference: calcium-deficiency disorders. TETANY: "Tetany cannot be treated with supplements that way a normal deficiency would be with no presence of disorder or absorption issues." Related Psychology Terms Dissociative Identity Disorder CHILD PSYCHIATRY PARATHYROID GLANDS BRAIN DISORDERS CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention MENTAL RETARDATION (CAUSES) ORGANICISM (Organic Viewpoint) EXOTIC PSYCHOSES PMDD: Can It Be Cured? Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "TETANY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/tetany/ (accessed February 7, 2023).