tetany

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Synonyms for tetany

clinical neurological syndrome characterized by muscular twitching and cramps and (when severe) seizures

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Delayed diagnosis and treatment of such conditions may result in severe side effects that could lead to latent tetany, pseudotumor cerebri, seizures, headaches, cataract and papilledema6.
Latent tetany and anxiety, marginal magnesium deficit, and normocalcemia.
Review and hypothesis: might patients with the chronic fatigue syndrome have latent tetany of magnesium deficiency.