Definition of myotonia dystrophica in English:

myotonia dystrophica

noun

Medicine
  • Myotonic dystrophy.

Origin

1950s. From scientific Latin myotonia myotonia + dystrophica, feminine of dystrophicus.

Pronunciation

myotonia dystrophica

/mʌɪə(ʊ)ˌtəʊnɪə dɪsˈtrɒfɪkə/