Definition of myotonia atrophica in English:

myotonia atrophica

noun

Medicine
rare
  • Myotonic dystrophy.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. From scientific Latin myotonia myotonia + atrophica, feminine of atrophicus atrophic, after French myotonie atrophique.

Pronunciation

myotonia atrophica

/mʌɪə(ʊ)ˌtəʊnɪə eɪˈtrɒfɪkə//mʌɪə(ʊ)ˌtəʊnɪə əˈtrɒfɪkə/