nocturnal myoclonus

Medical Dictionary

nocturnal myoclonus n.
Frequently repeated muscular jerks at the moment of dropping off to sleep.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: nocturnal enuresis
Next Definition: nocturnal-arc
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for nocturnal myoclonus
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing nocturnal myoclonus
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature