algospasm
Spasm produced by pain. [G. algos, pain, + spasmos, convulsion]

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al·go·spasm (alґgo-spaz″əm) [algo- + spasm] painful spasm or cramp.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • algospasm — ALGOSPÁSM s.n. Spasm muscular dureros. [< fr. algospasme]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN  ALGOSPÁSM s. n. spasm muscular dureros. (< fr. algospasme) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • convulsion — [n1] muscle spasm algospasm, attack, contortion, contraction, cramp, epilepsy, fit, paroxysm, seizure, throe, tremor; concept 308 convulsion [n2] disturbance agitation, cataclysm, clamor, commotion, disaster, ferment, furor, outcry, quaking,… …   New thesaurus

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