myasthenic
adjective or noun see myasthenia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • myasthenic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|thenik adjective Etymology: New Latin myasthenia + English ic : of, relating to, or characterized by myasthenia * * * myasthenic / thenˈik/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑myasthenia …   Useful english dictionary

  • myasthenic — See myasthenia. * * * …   Universalium

  • myasthenic — adjective Of, pertaining to, or suffering from myasthenia …   Wiktionary

  • myasthenic — Relating to myasthenia …   Medical dictionary

  • myasthenic — adj. of muscle weakness (Pathology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • myasthenic — my·as·then·ic …   English syllables

  • myasthenic syndrome — Lambert Eaton myasthenic s …   Medical dictionary

  • myasthenic crisis — sudden development of dyspnea requiring respiratory support in myasthenia gravis; the crisis is usually transient, lasts several days, and is accompanied by fever …   Medical dictionary

  • myasthenic facies — the characteristic facial expression in myasthenia gravis, caused by ptosis and weakness of the facial muscles …   Medical dictionary

  • myasthenic reaction — progressively diminished response of a muscle to repeated electric stimuli …   Medical dictionary

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