hypotonia

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Synonyms for hypotonia

(of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic

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The inherited disease, which is also known as floppy baby syndrome, leaves children with little or no control of their movements.
It took two weeks to rule out infection-based problems which could have caused him to be a floppy baby and then they started genetic testing.
Washington, May 26 (ANI): Australian researchers have successfully treated mice with a devastating muscle disease that causes a Floppy Baby Syndrome.
James developed hypotonia, floppy baby disease, when he was three months and we haven't been able to go out on walks as a family since then.
This meant that when Samuel was very little he was a very floppy baby, slow to speak and slow to walk.