intermittent tetanus

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intermittent tetanus n.
See tetany.

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intermittent tetanus

noun
clinical neurological syndrome characterized by muscular twitching and cramps and (when severe) seizures; associated with calcium deficiency (hypoparathyroidism) or vitamin D deficiency or alkalosis [syn: tetany
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