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Cramp: Introduction

A painful spasm of muscles leading to pain. May refer to abdominal cramps (called colic), menstrual cramps, or muscle cramps. ...more »

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Definitions of Cramp:

A sustained and usually painful contraction of muscle fibers. This may occur as an isolated phenomenon or as a manifestation of an underlying disease process (e.g., UREMIA; HYPOTHYROIDISM; MOTOR NEURON DISEASE; etc.). (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1398) - (Source - Diseases Database)

A painful and involuntary muscular contraction - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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