TETANY By N., Pam M.S. - April 29, 2013 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 ATHLETIC TRIAD OSTEOMALACIA CALCIUM-DEFICIENCY DISORDERS PARATHYROID HORMONE CALCIUM REGULATION CALCIUM-CHANNEL BLOCKCRS VERAPAMIL CALCITONIN CALMODULIN GENETOTROPIC DISEASE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TETANY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/tetany/ (accessed June 24, 2021).