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Glossary for Sudden onset of myotonia

Medical terms related to Sudden onset of myotonia or mentioned in this section include:

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  • Becker disease: A rare inherited neuromuscular disorder characterized by muscle stiffness when movement is initiated and difficulty relaxing muscles after movement had occurred. Becker disease is a recessively inherited form of myotonia congenita and usually occurs later in childhood than the dominantly inherited form and muscle stiffness is usually more severe.
  • Drowsiness: Excessive tiredness or sleepiness
  • Excessive sweating: A condition which is characterized by an abnormal excess of sweating
  • Female infertility: A condition characterized by the inability of a female to become pregnant
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Muscle symptoms: Symptoms affecting the muscles of the body
  • Muscular Dystrophy: Any of various muscle wasting diseases
  • Musculoskeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting muscles or bones of the skeleton.
  • Myotonia: the slow relaxation of the muscles after voluntary contraction or electrical stimulation
  • Myotonic Dystrophy: An inherited disorder characterized by progressive muscle weakness and wasting as well as eye defects, heart abnormalities and other anomalies. The severity of the condition is greatly variable. There are two type of myotonic dystrophy with type 1 being more severe than type 2.
  • Potassium aggravated myotonia: A rare genetic disorder characterized by the inability to relax muscles after movement. There is no associated weakness and the duration, frequency and severity of the episodes is variable.
  • Stress: Emotional stress (sometimes refers to physical stress)

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Sudden onset of myotonia:

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