hypotonia

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Synonyms for hypotonia

(of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic

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Table-1: Baseline characteristics and electro-diagnostic impression among children evaluated for floppy baby syndrome.
When "Tertius" was born as a floppy baby with respiratory insufficiency, the neonatologist and nurses whisked him away before I could even glimpse his body, let alone hold him.
Also known as floppy baby syndrome, the genetic condition leaves children with little control of their movements and can drastically shorten life expectancy.
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.
This meant that when Samuel was very little he was a very floppy baby, slow to speak and slow to walk.