spasm

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a violent, excruciating seizure of pain

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Also, patients with prolonged hypocalcemia had a significantly higher incidence of serious sequelae, including carpopedal spasms and signs of tetany.
On third postoperative day she developed carpopedal spasm.
Four (6%) patients had transient post-operative hypocalcaemia that was manifested clinically by carpopedal spasm.
For women who are hypocalcemic, acutely reduced calcium release from bone stores may precipitate symptomatic hypocalcemia, including perioral paresthesia, muscle twitching, and carpopedal spasm.
When the child was given paromomycin, he developed carpopedal spasm of both hands.